This wonderful mesa cloth features bold figures from Andean cosmology and unusual colors with a strong and confident effect — representing the Q’ero vision of the world coming into harmony and balance. The black bands represent the agricultural fields given by Pachamama to sustain the Q’ero people. The expertise of the weaver from Hapu Q’eros, is evident in the evenly hand-spun yarns and advanced skills to create the complex sacred symbols. Your purchase helps the weaver, her family, and her community to build a more sustainable life and support for traditional Q’ero culture. 23 x 26.5 inches. 58.5 x 67 cm. Your purchase includes a photo of the weaver holding your new mestana.
Watch the Journey of your textile. Tribal Store: Supporting Q’ero Culture
Learn how your purchase helps the Q’ero people: Q’ero Life in the Andes: A Partnership.
To learn more about Q’ero weaving and watch them spin and weave, watch this brief video: Weaving in the Q’ero Nation.