Feltmaking in Kyrgyzstan: A Resilient Tradition

Martens, Christine
January 2010
Surface Design Journal;Winter2010, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p12
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the process of making felt in Kyrgyzstan. It notes that the season of felt making in the country is during summer and fall after the sheep are sheared in spring. It also mentions that the nomadic people, guided by their love and passion in felt making, have experimented colorful felt balls to be used as toys which eventually received many orders to produce more of the products.


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