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ᗵ Find ৴ Secrets of Spinning, Weaving, and Knitting in the Peruvian Highlands  ᙲ E-Pub Author Nilda Calla aupa Alvarez ᛎ ᗵ Find ৴ Secrets of Spinning, Weaving, and Knitting in the Peruvian Highlands ᙲ E-Pub Author Nilda Calla aupa Alvarez ᛎ Nilda Callaaupa Alvarez and her young associates at the Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco share their vast knowledge of making textiles in highland Peru and also provide a unique window into the meanings associated with their processes Mary Frame, author, scholar of ancient and ethnographic Andean textilesThis valuable book provides insightful introductory text and beautifully clear instructions and illustrations for how to reproduce the basic techniques Even those who never try to use the techniques will gain a greater appreciation of this rich tradition, while for textile practitioners the book is a gold mine Anne Pollard Rowe, Research Associate, Indigenous American Textiles, The Textile Museum, Washington, D.C.A beautifully informative new book with only one flaw its title is much too modest It not only offers, in patient words and detailed pictures, a primer on ancient Inca spinning and textile making, it also spins a tale of ancient heritage and living craft Keith Recker, founder and editor, Hand Eye magazineThis publication, through written words and integrated with beautiful photos, openly makes accessible Quechua indigenous weaving techniques and ancient practices passed through centuries but never before documented in such a written and visual publication Dr Andrea M Heckman, author, Woven Stories Andean Textiles and RitualsProfusely and beautifully illustrated from cover to cover, Secrets of Spinning, Weaving, and Knitting in the Peruvian Highlandsis a unique, extraordinary, authentic, impressively informative, and highly recommended addition to community and academic library Needlecraft collections James Cox, Midwest Book ReviewSecrets of Spinning, Weaving, and Knitting in the Peruvian Highlands is an inspirational book that might persuade novices like me to leave their comfort zone and challenge themselves Rebeca Schiller, Editor, Hand Eye MagazineAlvarezs study of traditional Andean textile arts is both a joy to look at and a fascinating document of a unique fiber arts tradition Annette Donohue, Library JournalThe experienced knitter, weaver, or spinner will be able to see how they could incorporate these techniques into their own process, and anyone who appreciates fiber art will enjoy the full color photographs of textile processes and products Anne Heidemann, BooklistNilda Callaaupa Alvarez is the Director of the Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco where she works with ten weaving communities to preserve and promote Cusquean textile traditions and to support the weavers and their work She is the author of Textile Traditions of Chinchero and Weaving in the Peruvian Highlands. Secrets of Spinning Trainingcyclists is a wonderful training method for the winter months The majority riders can reap rewards from classes and physiological improvements are extremely close to Spinning, Weaving, Knitting in Peruvian Secrets Highlands FREE Shipping on orders with at least books This title has not yet been released Ships sold by ratings reviews Heidi said I received this book Goodreads exc Fibre, Journeys, Memoirs, Colour, Tools, History all Other Non Fiction Oct , Benefits spinning class You will burn between calories an hour class, ride miles That s amazing why think it one best workouts because you get lot out that walk there dripping sweat, but feel fantastic And hopefully come back Nilda grew up Chinchero, Peru, learning spinning, weaving, knitting her family other elders community She holds degrees National University San Antonio Abad Cusco, international speaker expert Cusquean textiles Add tags Be first Callaaupa Alvarez gathered artisans ages share their knowledge, lore, deep skills, highlighting many techniques used craftspeople Andes September Ten years after publication seminal Weaving Highlands, twenty founding iconic Center Tradition Textiles provides inspirational new view into world Andean Callanaupa available Book Depository free delivery worldwide Wheel Wheel actually process known transformation cotton fiber thread or yarn fibers undergo stages prepare them Before undergoes yarn, raw separatedEric Hoffer Award Winners Eric Winners In addition grand prize, identifies winner, runner up, honorable mentions within eighteen inclusive categoriesAdditional honors go academic, small, micro, self published presses category finalists prize short list further noted Use links below discover great award winning Secrets of Spinning, Weaving, and Knitting in the Peruvian Highlands

    • Paperback
    • 149 pages
    • Secrets of Spinning, Weaving, and Knitting in the Peruvian Highlands
    • Nilda Calla aupa Alvarez
    • English
    • 2017-01-19T19:35+02:00