Tag: Crafts

Mexico Yarn

Until the mid-19th century for dyeing yarn used only natural dyes. About them to say 'paint, a gift of nature', but at least in one respect it wrong. Natural dyes can not be considered a gift, they always were very expensive, sometimes – literally worth its weight in gold. The sources of dyes are plants,…

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Chuvash National Embroidery

Embroidery is one of the core of the Chuvash national ornamental art. Modern Chuvash embroidery, its ornamentation, technique, colors are genetically related to the artistic culture of the Chuvash people in the past. For the analysis of ancient Chuvash embroidery available explorer has samples pertaining to the 19th and early 20th centuries. Only a small…

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