The Art of Zapotec Weaving

Diamantes y Mariposas


Image of Diamantes y Mariposas Image of Diamantes y Mariposas

One of a kind piece inspired by ancient Zapotec motifs depicting the butterflies as our ancestors. Piece hand-woven on a treadle loom using 100% sheep wool and dyed with natural pigment such as Cochineal bug, (red spectrum), Indigo (blue spectrum), wild marigold flower (yellow spectrum), pecan shells (light brown), pomegranate fruit (black/ gold), tree moss (beige). This unique piece will add a beautiful accent to your home.
Due to the hand made process slight variation in color and size sometime may occur making them one of a kind.
Size: 2”x3”
Care instructions: This piece may be washed with cold water and using mild sope. Lightly shake.