"My hope is that we can live in a better world where women are always respected and loved (...) because one day she may stop producing, but she'll never cease to be what she is, a Woman."
Yama Aj Chixot Artisan Group was started by women from San Juan Comalapa in the year 2000. In the Maya Kaqchiquel language, Aj Chixot
means "from Comalapa," but Chi Xot
also means comal
a smooth griddle we use to make tortillas, and it makes reference to the shape of their... read more