Tag Archive for: Mayan Weavers

San Antonio Aguas Calientes Weaving Cooperative

Guatemalan Mayan Weavers Fighting Protection

Mayan Weavers Movement in Guatemala is made up of “The Feminine Association for the Development of Sacatepéquez”, is a group of women textile producers from the Sacatepéquez department. Currently, the laws of Guatemala do not protect the intellectual property rights of the designs of Indigenous clothing.
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Guatemala Mayan Textiles History

Guatemala Mayan Textiles History, Ethical Fashion Guatemala, preserving the Mayan Textiles a challenge. Tourism has created a change for the country, however in villages around Lake Atitlan popular for tourists fakes abound.
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Textiles from Guatemala

The textiles from Guatemala are of great artistic quality—true works of art. The Mayas used toothpicks to draw and dyed them with their special pigments