Bhutan, Kelzang Wangmo, Kishuthara Runner 2
Handwoven silk on cotton runner with vegetable dyed silk yarn, designed based on traditional Bhutanese motifs seen on old textiles. The silk yarns are dyed at home by Kelzang using onion skin, madder, lac, walnut skin and rhododendron flowers. Supplementary weft motifs are incorporated based on traditional motifs seen on vintage textiles.
MEASUREMENTS 175 cm / 51 cm
MATERIALS Sheep wool thread, cotton fabric. High grade silk & cotton imported from India.The yarns are dyed using locally available materials such as onion skin, madder, walnut skin and rhododendron flowers.
Takes up to 5 weeks to make a piece like this.
Available to dispatch 3 days after purchase.