Textile Travels

Lake Atitlán, aka The Belly-Button of the World

Lake Atitlán, aka The Belly-Button of the World

What a great trip I had around the highlands of Guatemala and going around Lake Atitlán!

If you didn’t follow the adventure on Instagram, it’s not too late! I’m posting some different photos here, hopefully to brighten your day with some travel spirit and color.

Guess what I found in my breakfast!  Chichicastenango.

Guess what I found in my breakfast! Chichicastenango.

Learning to dye with the Chipilín plant.  Santiago Atitlán

Learning to dye with the Chipilín plant. Santiago Atitlán

Well hello, friends!  So nice to run into you.  Thanks for showing off your Kakaw bags!  Panajachel.

Well hello, friends! So nice to run into you. Thanks for showing off your Kakaw bags! Panajachel.

Backstrap weaving lesson. San Antonio Palopó

Backstrap weaving lesson. San Antonio Palopó

With Francisca from our partner cooperative.  San Juan la Laguna

With Francisca from our partner cooperative. San Juan la Laguna

Frutas.  Chichiastenango

Frutas. Chichiastenango

Little Astrid and her little pup :) San Antonio Palopó

Little Astrid and her little pup 🙂 San Antonio Palopó

Natural dye recipes!  Santiago Atitlán

Natural dye recipes! Santiago Atitlán

Now back in Antigua, we’re so excited to create new works of art with all the textiles, both new and used.  Woohoo!

prozesuaIrudia

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