This set of four placemats is presented by Guatemala's Ranm Ixoqui', which promotes the empowerment of its women artisans. They work on the traditional telar de cintura, hand-weaving each placemat of cotton in eggshell. Lovely diamond patterns decorate each placemat at the ends.
- 0.23 kgs
- 0.5 lbs
- Each (4): 50.8 cm L x 35.56 cm W
- Each (4): 20" L x 14" W
- Fringes: 2.54 cm L
- Fringes: 1" L
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.
This artist is currently confronting a major life challenge.