AOW Insider: A Master of Color Shares His Inspiration

September 24, 2019

Annie Waterman of AOW Handmade speaks with Keith Recker, founder of HAND/EYE magazine and author of the book, True Colors: World Masters of Natural Dyes and Pigments which includes a chapter on Avani.

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In Sync with Mother Earth

July 12, 2019

Community-based NGO Avani integrates local skills, resources and the participation of community members to create beautiful textiles.

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The Art of Turning Mud into Beauty

July 12, 2019

1050° is the temperature at which tradition and modernity merge to turn mud into beauty.

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Petén Rising: The Story of Itza Wood

September 25, 2018

From the heart of the Guatemalan jungle, Itza Wood hand crafts quality furnishings and wooden wares. 

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Meet the Social Enterprise Transforming One Guatemalan Community

September 25, 2018

Around 1.6 billion people depend on forests for their livelihoods, yet 45 million acres of forest are destroyed every year — the equivalent of 50 soccer fields per minute.

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Mobilizing an Ecosystem of Small Industries and Communities in México to Adapt Sustainable Technologies

May 27, 2018

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