Artisan Connect

Artesania Sorata

Date : 2011-03-01 14:43:53

DescriptionArtesania Sorata is a textile workshop based in the indigenous Aymara community of Sorata, Bolivia, that employs local women in the production of traditional textile crafts. Artisans use a drop spindle to weave wool that is dyed using vegetables, herbs, and nuts, and each piece is a unique creation that represents cultural symbols and values. Artesania Sorata offers classes on literacy, and health, and also supports community programs benefiting homeless children.

http://www.artesaniasorata.com/

Street Address

CityLa Paz

CountryBolivia

Name of InstitutionArtesania Sorata

Phone(591 22) 36 2581

Mobile

Fax(591 22) 35 0409

Type of ActivitySupport Institution

Emailthespiritoftheandes@hotmail.com



Leave a Reply

© 2009