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Meet Dora, her cousin Doilith, and aunt Hilda - three creative artisans from the...

October 14, 2016

Meet Dora, her cousin Doilith, and aunt Hilda - three creative artisans from the town of Jenaro Herrera on the Ucayai River. The Center for Amazon Community Ecology has been working with this family of artisans to weave a new series of Amazon animal ornaments from chambira palm fiber. They are drawing inspiration and new models based on butterflies in their backyard and a Birds of Peru book that I showed them on a recent visit. See all photos in the album at: https://www.facebook.com/amazonecology.org/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1429902723705253




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