11″ W x 7.75″ H | Colorful Bouquet

>11″ W x 7.75″ H | Colorful Bouquet

11″ W x 7.75″ H | Colorful Bouquet

$2,895

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Abundant hummingbirds and butterflies in floral environment. This masterful coil construction work is created using thin shreds of Chunga palm fibers dyed into various colors, coiled over thicker Naguala palm. Vibrant and rich colors are all vegetal dyes created with roots, berries, leaves, river silt, and natural materials found in the abundant Darien rainforest.

Size and Technique: 11″ W x 7.75″ H, silk-stitch technique creating a soft, silky feel to the finished piece. Eleven months in construction.

SKU: 33885-PMC Categories: ,

Additional information

Size

6" – 12" (15 cm – 30 cm)

Artist

Raquela Mejia

Time in construction

11 months of hand-stitching by a Wounaan master weaver

Type of weave

Silk stitched construction, resulting in a smooth finish with the look and feel of a silk tapestry