Mystical figure bold human figure with mysterious designs on his chest.The textiles of Sumba (an island in eastern Indonesia) represents the means by which the present generation passes on its messages to future generations.
All Threads of Life textiles are produced by traditional methods. Occasionally the women ask us What motifs and techniques should we use? We always reply What did your mother and grandmother do? Their textiles are not copies of classic antiques but the latest evolutions of living traditions re-felt and re-imagined by the women who weave them. Textile from Karutaun Toraja Sulawesi.