WARP AND WEFT
Where: Ecuador, Imbaya Community
Technique: WARP AND WOOF Pre-Hispanic Technique
Primitive loom is been used by indigenous communities of America to weave wool and cotton, even before the arrival of the Spaniards.
Weaving is a method of textile production in which two distinct sets of yarns or threads are interlaced at right angles to form a to form an embossed fabric.
Other similar methods are knitting, felting, and braiding or plaiting. The method in which these threads are interwoven affects the characteristics of the cloth.