Weaving Ways: Filipino Style and Techniques by Norma Absing Respicio and Gay Eiko Yoshikawa-Zialcita is both a technical handbook on basic weaving and a survey of several communities and their indigenous textiles. The first section of the book discusses the history and aspects of weaving - the parts of the loom, tools needed, setting up the loom, and methods of weaving various designs, among others. The second half features the distinct textiles and weaving methods of selected communities in the Philippines, from Northern Luzon to Mindanao.
Philippine Textile Council, Philippines
Softcover / 10 x 7 inches / 272 pages / BW, Color