Books for inspiration

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The Maya Textile Tradition (1997, Foxx et. al.) has beautiful photographs of backstrap weaving and info on its cultural context. In Her Hands: Craftswomen Changing the World (2004, Gianturco & Tuttle) has the stories of women artisans (including weavers!) around the world whose handwork is making a real difference to their families and communities.

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