Nicki Bair Beetles of Thailand, Taquete technique--lots and lots of sewing thread.
Time & Material: Gail Martin Gallery at 40 by Lois Martin. Man’s Ceremonial Dance Jacket With Necklace (Cameroon, Tikar People) 22” X 26” Early 20th century Beads Sewn to Plain weave Cloth of Plant Fiber. Photo courtesy Gail Martin Gallery
Raven Row presents the first public exhibition of the collection of historic textiles assembled by Seth Siegelaub over the past thirty years for the Center for Social Research on Old Textiles (CSROT). Coptic tunic (detail). Egypt, ca. 6th century, wool and linen. CSROT Historic Textile Collection at the Stichting. Egress Foundation, Amsterdam
How can fine hand weaving, made on simple backstrap looms by Myanmar women artisans, make its way out of an economically poor, hard-to-navigate country to new markets? Yoyamay, based in Myanmar, has made it its mission to assist the Chin weavers in preserving and developing the Chin textile tradition and find new markets.
Saori rag shuttle in use. ▶ 裂き織りシャトルの使い方 - YouTube