Mexico Trip — October 2017
I spent nearly three weeks visiting our artisan partners in Chiapas and Oaxaca over October, and then a quick few days exploring Mexico City. My mom joined me for the last leg of the trip and it was so special to share my work and travels with her.
The first sample of the Barragan Spring Pillow on a backstrap loom in Cancuc, Chiapas, Mexico.
Ana, Petrona, Natalia, and I in Cancuc. These three sisters lead the coop weaving our new Barragan Pillows.
Learning about a pile rug weaving technique in Larrainzar!
Re-connected with my friend Ines who I hadn't seen in 5 years! She has an amazing line called Viva Interior.
One panel of our Pantelho Throw in Rust & Cream on Polania's loom.
Some of the members of the weaving coop in Pantelho, Chiapas, Mexico.
Luis' loom in Teotitlan de Valle! Three 3x5 Symmetrical Mess Light on one loom!
My momma! :)
Learning about naturally dyed silk in San Miguel Cajonos.
Arturo preparing the warp // Arturo and I color matching.
Being in Mexico for Día de los Muertos was an incredible experience. Flowers at a cemetery in Mitla.
Women of the Red Clay of San Marcos Tlapazola. We carry some of their work in the shop in Hudson — soon to be online!