Wool tapestry, "Lilies"
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Waxen lilies arranged artfully in a copper vase nestle amid emerald leaves. Walter Paucar Velarde weaves an enchanting tapestry on the Andean handloom. Using soft woolen strands, he achieves an astonishing range of colors, delicately shading the design with the realism of a painting.
Titled "Flores cartucho" 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 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.
Walter Paucar Velarde has received a $700 microcredit loan with 0% interest. Proceeds were used to purchase new equipment.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist supports children under the age of 18.