Beautiful Mesa / Mestana with Condors

$160.00

Out of stock

The bold images of the sacred condor and Inti in this alpaca mesa cloth evoke strength and confidence in a world coming into harmony and balance.  Expert Q’ero weaver Luisa Machacca of Challanhapanu village of Q’eros used even yarns and her advanced skills to create this beautiful mesa. Luisa wove this textile bending over her traditional Andean loom outdoors under the gaze of the Apus. It is bound on all sides and features unusual colors for a highly esthetic effect.  Your purchase helps her family and her community build a more sustainable life and supports traditional Q’ero culture.  27.5 x 27.5  inches. 70 x 70 cm.

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.