As a ps to my last blog entry, here are closer shots for those who like details. (From facebook you have to go to the blog itself to see all the pictures. At least on mine, only one showed up on the facebook entry.)
To learn more about Herminia Santos, her weaving, and her life, check her out in Traditional Weavers of Guatemala – Their Stories, Their Lives. Good stories of twenty artisans, if I do say so myself.