Margarita teaching Adela how to weave @ Yanesha Bio Jewelry Project with PaTS, Peruvian Amazon

ORG by vio is working with Yanesha artisans on a joint bio jewelry project with PaTS (Partnerships and Technology for Sustainability) organization and funded by IICA-Finland (Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture).

In this video, elder Yanesha weaver and shaman Margarita teaches Adela how to weave Yanesha iconography. One of the most rewarding things in our work, is seeing the younger generations eager to learn ancient traditions.

Stay tuned for beautiful accessories made with gorgeous Yanesha woven patterns.