Oman Jebel Shams children weaver
© Omar Sayami

Young weaving art

In a mountain village in the Jebel Shams mountains the children help spinning the threads. The grandfather twists the animal hair to a thread with a filigree technique, while the boys then roll up the thread. In the end they weave traditional carpets on a simple loom | Oman

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2 Comments

  1. I remember my grandmother spinning the wool of the sheep in a manner similar to this.
    Great portrait. The four did very well.

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