Nilda Callanaupa Alvarez learned from one of the last traditional knitters in her village in the highlands of Peru. Since then the skills and styles of Andean knitting have been revived in Nilda's community and throughout the world. Join Nilda in a workshop that traces the traditions, techniques, and tools of knitting in the Andean Highlands. Focusing on the region's beautiful and distinctive chullo hats, Nilda demonstrates Andean knitting step by step.
Branch Call Number: DVD 746. 432 AND
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. digital,optical,rda video file,DVD video,rda