Artisan Techniques and Craft: Part 2 Last month, I introduced you to Anthony Jonnom from a tribe in the Eastern Himalayas, he asked me to write an article post on weaving in his village; the last post explored woven fabrics and this week, woven miscellaneous items such as bags, hats and baskets. Basket weaving isContinue reading “The Art of Weaving in the Eastern Himalayan Mountains Part II: ‘The Himalayan Tribal Welfare Society’”
I have recently been in contact with Anthony Jonnom from an Arunachal Pradesh tribe in the Eastern Himalayas. Anthony reached out to a group I am following on Facebook that promotes and offers guidance on sustainability in Fashion. He asked bloggers and journalists to cover the history of weaving in his village, to generate nationwide interest in their beautiful, hand-made products.