The first link for today's post will take you to the Cloth Roads site, where you'll see the events surrounding Bonie Shupe's trip to collaborate with artisans. Bonie says: "I came to Cusco, Peru, to gain one-on-one experience working directly with artisans and NGO's. What I didn't anticipate was how much opportunity and learning was to come." Click here.
After reading her narrative, you may to tempted to think that the practice of one culture suggesting style and color to artisans in another culture is unique to our time.
Not so. Read this next post from the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
It's a beatiful fall day here in Lafayette Indiana. We hope your day goes well, wherever you are.
-From D&R in beautiful W. Lafayette IN
The screenshot thumbnail, above, is a cut from the Metropolitan webpage.