Hands-On at the Hearst

Event Location: 
Phoebe Hearst Museum of Anthropology

Backstrap Loom Weaving Demonstration & Textile Sale

Saturday & Sunday, November 18-19   11:00am-2:00pm

Speaker - Bertina López Cumez

Masterful Guatemalan weaver, Bertina López Cumez will be demonstrating backstrap loom weaving techniques at this special event held at the Hearst Museum. Try your hand at weaving while getting to speak one-on-one with a talented artist and maker. Bertina will be joined by her daughter Mélissa who will also be demonstrating. In addition to the demonstration, textiles made by Bertina and her community members will also be available for purchase.

Free with museum admission.  Register for this event here.

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