Shipibo Craftswoman painting traditional designs video – Part 2


Shipibo Craftswoman painting traditional designs on textile – Part 2

Shipibo craftswoman Teresa, showing traditional painting. In this video Teresa starts with a blank piece of cotton and within an hour and a half completes a fascinating example of the traditional art of the Shipibo people of the Upper Amazon in Peru.

For a detailed article on the mythic world and extraordinary art of the Shipibo;

http://www.scribd.com/fullscreen/46541840?access_key=key-2gcrwoptb0wdf0urn8n5

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2 thoughts on “Shipibo Craftswoman painting traditional designs video – Part 2

  1. Miri Textiles says:

    Your blog is amazing. Love this post. I’m compiling evidence for weavers as shamans! http://miritextiles.blogspot.com/2012/05/weaver-as-shaman.html

  2. Miri Textiles says:

    Hey! Thought you might be interested in my attempts to prove a weaver/shaman connection!!!
    http://miritextiles.blogspot.com/2012/05/weaver-as-shaman.html

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