“Creating Revenue through the Arts” by Wendy Carpenter.
I have been working with the Mayan weavers of Guatemala every winter for 10 years! I design finely crafted apparel the handwoven Mayan Jaspe' fabric. My work is a fair trade project that provides a specialized skill and a higher standard of living for the indigenous Mayan communities!
2016 jacket design-Kimono style.
2017 jacket design-open cardigan style.
2018 jacket design-waist length zipper jacket hand sewed in sections with nylon fabric and hand weaved tapestry fabric.
2019 New Tote Bag design and continuing with our open cardigan style jacket