The Art of Modern Weaving

Self-taught weaver Judith Basco, 24, has developed her own style by incorporating various techniques and using synthetic and organic materials to produce interesting textures. Her business, The Art of Yarn, offers kits with portable looms, and conducts workshops on modern weaving techniques.

For Likhang Habi, she is producing a tapestry of the Philippine map. She will invite different weavers to fill in the provinces using their threads.

Basco drew inspiration from woven tapestries. She researched and developed her own materials. She worked with a carpenter to make her own loom.

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