Awamaki

Awamaki collaborates with the greater Ollantaytambo community to create economic opportunities and improve social well-being.

Quechua weaver

Quechua weaver
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Rudecinda Spinning

Rudecinda Spinning
Awamaki weaver Rudecinda spins alpaca fleece into a fine yarn, watched on by her daughter and son. (view small | med | large | orig)

Boy on Mountainside

Boy on Mountainside
A Quechua boy, dressed in the traditional poncho and sombrero, pauses on the hillside trail that leads to the high-altitude hamlet where he lives. (view small | med | large | orig)

Cloud Forest

Cloud Forest
A lone walker is silhouetted against the clouds. Awamaki works primarily with the community of Patacancha, situated at nearly 13,000ft in the high Andes. (view small | med | large | orig)

Sheep Crossing

Sheep Crossing
A herd of sheep in the hills high above the community of Patacancha, at an altitude of nearly 13,000ft. (view small | med | large | orig)
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