Posts Tagged ‘Women Artisans of Morocco’

Thrums Books, Women Artisans of Morocco Book Cover

Oct 10

Textile Arts of Morocco Tour

An exclusive journey prepared for ClothRoads and Thrums Books Fall 2019. This will be our third journey.  The second journey is fully booked for May 2019.→ Read more

Jul 25

No Escaping Rugs in Morocco

ClothRoads isn’t known for selling handwoven rugs. But we were in Morocco after all on a textile tour, and had spent many days looking at rugs, learning about the various differences in designs and weaves. Dr. Susan Shaefer Davis, our guide and the author of Women Artisans of Morocco, had→ Read more

Jun 20

Button Making on the Textile Tour in Morocco

Before the ClothRoads/Thrums Book tour to Morocco fades into memory, there are special moments from the May trip that are highlights. One was visiting the town of Sefrou and meeting Amina Yabis, the founder of the Cherry Button Cooperative. We traveled there to learn the technique of making the jacquard-style→ Read more