"Our inspiration comes from our beautiful family and from everything around us. But it comes mainly from God who has given us talent and harmony."
"I'm Nelson Hernandez. Like other textile artisans in my hometown in the Oaxaca Valley, I weave on the backstrap loom. My mother began teaching me when I was only six, and most women here weave to honor our Zapotec ancestors in the region.
"Very few men weave, although this has been my... read more