Complex linear fractal patterns are distinctive to the Shipibo women who design and make these painted and embroidered cloths.
Cotton fabric forms the base cloth. The surface is richly painted with motifs they hear in songs. This piece is only painted. A blueprint to follow before they are embroidered. The painted black and white pieces make a strong graphical statement.
Use these squares to cover pillows, insert into a jacket back, or mount on fabric for display.
about 16.5″ X14