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ESP Handmade

A long-time supporter and former volunteer at Trama Textiles, the designer Emily Pinto recently worked with our weavers to design a  beautiful collection of bracelets and necklaces made by Trama members.  She reports that buyers have really been responding to the … Continue reading

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The Number 20 – El Numero 20

While most of us today use a base-10 number system, from ancient times, the Mayan number system has been base-20. Each number through 19 has a distinct name and symbol. The number 20 in K’iche’, one of the indigenous languages … Continue reading

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