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Notes on Antique Textiles, Folk Art & Timeless Traditions – Jaina Mishra

Artists of the Loom – Traditional Weavers of the world

Creating works of Art with their hands using thread, a loom and a bit of their souls.

Many of the images are from WOVENSOULS.com and many are from other websites.

LAMBANI GYPSY, INDIA

LAMBANI GYPSY, INDIA

A Pueblo man weaving at a loom. ca. 1900. Source - Princeton

A Pueblo man weaving at a loom. ca. 1900. Source – Princeton

Kalash People of Chitral Valley

Kalash People of Chitral Valley

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Ryukyu Weaver, Japan

Hand Weaving Loom

Andes, South America

Uzbekistan

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Punjab

woman weaving loom backstrap1

Karen Hilltribe, Thailand

woman weaving

Arunachal Pradesh, India

woman weaving loom warp weft

Long Neck Karen Hilltribe, Thailand

 

apatani weaver wovensouls

Apatani Weaver, India

patan salvi

Patan Patola Weaver, India

 

Irish Weaver

Irish Weaver

 

Romania

Romania

 

UKRAINE TEXTILE ARTIST

UKRAINE

 

Tajik woman

Tajik woman

More images to be added over the years…..

jaina

August 2014

 

 

 

References:
wovensouls.com
facebook.com
imagesofanthropology.com
Anatoly Zuev
Vintage Point
Lidiya Bebeshko Art

 

 

3 comments on “Artists of the Loom – Traditional Weavers of the world

  1. toujours un plaisir de voyager dans tes univers. Merci. Cordials greetings of Burgundy France.

  2. wovensouls
    August 1, 2014

    Merci Michel!

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