Arhuacos Mochila - Rare find with beadwork
These handicrafts are unique works of art.
Using sheep's wool, these mochilas are hand-woven by the Arhuacos women in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia. Each bag carries a history of each woman's thoughts, her connection to Mother Earth, her partner, and herself. She carries on the tradition of her ancestors to this day.
These handicrafts are sustenance.
Your purchase empowers women to support their family and preserve their traditional culture. It helps them afford schooling and enables the Arhuacos to acquire territory to conduct their spiritual work of healing Mother Earth.
small sized bag
6" wide, 8" tall with 16" long strap
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