TITLE

Feltmaking in Kyrgyzstan: A Resilient Tradition

AUTHOR(S)
Martens, Christine
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Winter2010, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
47905015

 

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