A traditional style of weaving in Guatemala is called backstrap weaving. A rope ties the loom to a higher point on a wall and an intricate weaving technique ensues.
Taken in a village outside of San Pedro Sacatepeque in Guatemala.
Read more about our visits to Kiva microfinance borrowers in Guatemala.
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