Wishing you a happy holiday season filled with peace, beauty, and a bit of magic. We’re looking forward to an exciting 2016 and the opportunity to share more stories about traditional textiles and their makers. –from all of us at Thrums Books.
Dateline Cusco I’m in Cusco, Peru with Karen Brock and Joe Coca. We’re working on a new book with Nilda Callanaupa, Diana Hendrickson, and the weavers of the Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco (CTTC). This book is beyond the conception stage, beyond the zygote stage, well into the fetus stage. It grows and changes […]Joe Coca, Nilda Callañaupa, Peru, Textile Books, textile designs, Textile Traditions of Chinchero, textiles, Weaving in the Peruvian Highlands
When we touch the time and place of cloth, we begin to know the story of its maker. When we preserve that cloth, we are preserving our collective stories—our celebrations, our suffering, our families, our culture and history. Thrums Books would like to acknowledge important institutions around the globe who diligently work to preserve traditional […]Andes, Guatemala, Mexico, Museums, Nilda Callañaupa, Textile Books, textile designs, textiles