Handmade heritage
April 16, 2018 4:33 AM   Subscribe

The stories from Atharna's project to document and archive Middle Eastern crafts are now up on their website: portraits of artisans and skilled craftspeople, from Palestine, Lebanon, Jordan and Syria, Egypt and the countries of the Gulf. via
posted by infini (1 comment total) 15 users marked this as a favorite
 
It's going to take a long time to look at all of these - they look like nice vignettes. Thanks for posting!

(I wish there were more close-ups of the business-end of the threads in the Bahrain embroidery (but seems more like braiding?) story).
posted by janell at 12:23 PM on April 16


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