Samuel is a traveling Zapotec weaver from Oaxaca, Mexico. He teaches traditional Zapotec (Benizaa) Weaving techniques and patterns, as well as this history and stories behind this tradition. Samuel is a very passionate educator and artist!
Zapotec (Benizaa) Weaving
These are some of our classes and instructors.
we have new and returning instructors each year!
You can choose a weaving class for one, two or three day projects on a primitive frame loom. There will be a selection of natural dyed yarn from our workshop in Oaxaca and looms will be provided. Classes will run all day and will start with a one hour lecture about the Zapotec culture and weaving heritage. Ages 10 and up.