Handmade Peruvian Alpaca Wool Patterned Shawl, "Huancayo Warmth"
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Wilmer Vilchez selects a palette of warm hues for the design of this shawl. Including brown, yellow, and black, Vilchez works in warm baby alpaca wool (season's first shear) to create a beautiful shawl on a traditional handloom.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Wilmer Vilchez has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $850 and the most recent for $1050.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.