Cultural Hand Loomed Andean Wool Tapestry Wall Hanging, "Machu Picchu"
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Dressed in brilliant clothing, a child stares in awe at the vast ruins of Machu Picchu. Built of hewn stone, it was the most important city in the Inca empire. Nilda Amaro Oscanoa portrays the impressive archaeological zone framed by green peaks beneath an azure sky. She creates this tapestry on the handloom, laying strands of soft wool one by one according to her desired pattern.
Titled "Machu Picchu" in Spanish.
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.
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Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
Nilda Amaro Oscanoa has received a $600 microcredit loan with 0% interest.