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Textile Fiestas Of Mexico

Author : Sheri Brautigam
ISBN : 099644758X
Genre : DESIGN
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Winner: 2017 IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards, Silver, Travel This book, geared to independent-minded travelers, presents the most safe and accessible regional markets and artisan events in Mexico, with an emphasis on finding the finest quality traditional textiles and shopping ethically. Where and when to go, how to get around, what to look for at each location, how to judge quality--it's all here, with abundant photographs and common-sense advice.

Mexican Textiles

Author : Chloë Sayer
ISBN : 0714125016
Genre : Clothing and dress
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Mexican costumes, Mexican textiles.

Modern Primitive Arts Of Mexico Guatemala And The Southwest

Author : Catharine Oglesby
ISBN : IND:30000081620175
Genre : Indian art
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Arts And Crafts Of Mexico

Author : Chloe Sayer
ISBN : 0877017816
Genre : Photography
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The charm and humor of Mexican folk art have made it among the most popular in the world, and this lavishly photographed volume will appeal to aficionados of collectible folk art everywhere. Complete with full-color photography of native crafts and vivid portraits of the Mexican people and their lifestyles, The Arts and Crafts of Mexico combines in-depth text and beautiful images into a treasury of myriad indigenous art forms. Among the items covered are brilliant textiles from the country's various regions; a great diversity of ceramics, from rough pots to elegant Majolica ware; fabulous jewelry, ranging from whimsical silver earrings featuring alligators and donkeys, to ornately carved necklaces sparkling with colored beads and precious metals; endearing toys painted in vivid colors; woven goods such as baskets, mats, and bags; intricately crafted metalwork; and special decorations made for celebrations and fiestas. A special section features advice on collecting crafts and includes a glossary, bibliography, and "Peoples of Mexico" chart. Colorful and informative, this is the essential companion for travelers who have visited Mexico and fallen in love with local crafts, potential travelers who are planning a trip to the area, or anyone enthralled by the charm and vibrancy of this unique folk art.

The Fiesta Lands

Author : Norman D. Ford
ISBN : UIUC:30112074932622
Genre : Automobile travel
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Textiles Of Central And South America

Author : Angela Thompson
ISBN : UOM:39015073905195
Genre : Design
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The rich textile traditions of Central and South America date back to pre-Hispanic Conquest times. This fascinating book looks at both the differences and the similarities between the weaving and textile techniques and traditions of the various Latin American countries, and explores the symbolic meanings of the designs woven into or imprinted onto the cloth. Topics covered include: · Design and production, including the different types of loom and weaving techniques and the various spinning and dyeing methods. · Fibres and threads, yarns and fabric sources. · Manipulated thread crafts, including knitting and crochet, plaiting, knotting and netting, and the Spanish Sol needle-laces. · Embroidery, both hand and machine, as well as the chain-stitch embroidery worked in Peru, the politically inspired embroidery of Arpilleras, and the appliqué pictures of Chile, Peru and Guatemala. · Beadwork, both embroidered and strung. · Finishing, decorative edging and fringing. AUTHOR: For the last twenty years Angela Thompson has travelled the world in search of textiles to add to her collection. Angela has lectured on and tutored a variety of textile subjects in the UK, USA and Australia. She has written numerous articles for embroidery and textile magazines and published a series of textile related books including The Embroiderers' and Quilters' Source Book [2005]. She is a member of the Textile Society, The Spinners & Weavers Guild, The Embroiderers' Guild and The Lace Guild. 200 colour photos

Fiestas In Mexico

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ISBN : UTEXAS:059173017245379
Genre : Fasts and feasts
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Mexico Business Monthly

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ISBN : UCSD:31822017453580
Genre : Mexico
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ISBN : STANFORD:36105021792127
Genre : Mexico
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Rayon Textile Monthly

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ISBN : UOM:39015013138824
Genre : Rayon
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Statistics Of Land Grant Colleges And Universities

Author : United States. Office of Education
ISBN : UOM:39015039781722
Genre : Agricultural colleges
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Author : United States. Office of Education
ISBN : CORNELL:31924061145532
Genre : Education
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Arts Crafts And Customs Of Our Neighbor Republics

Author : Emilie Dew Sandsten Lassalle
ISBN : UOM:39015036938853
Genre : Art, Latin American
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Textile Museum Journal

Author : Textile Museum (Washington, D.C.)
ISBN : UOM:39015045803981
Genre : Textile fabrics
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Catalog Of Copyright Entries

Author : Library of Congress. Copyright Office
ISBN : UOM:39015084450892
Genre : American drama
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The National Elementary Principal

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ISBN : UOM:39015069780644
Genre : Education
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Beginning with v. 2 includes the Yearbook of the Dept. of Elementary School Principals of the National Education Association of the United States and beginning with v. 34 includes the department's Membership directory and annual report.

The Yearbook Of The Department Of Elementary School Principals

Author : National Education Association of the United States. Department of Elementary School Principals
ISBN : UOM:49015002214287
Genre : Education
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Vol. 1-32 includes List of members.

Mexico This Month

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ISBN : UCR:31210013073455
Genre : Calendars
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Footprint Central America Mexico Handbook

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ISBN : UOM:39015075658545
Genre : Central America
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Works Of Art

Author : Library of Congress. Copyright Office
ISBN : PSU:000055586559
Genre : Art
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