Afghan Women Learn Traditional Carpet Weaving

$9,657 $5,343
Raised Remaining
Jul 7, 2011

Showcasing this skill to the public

The carpet weaving projects have expanded as AIL is now offering this instruction at the newly re-opened Citadel in Herat City.  This location is for the public, and classes are being held on a regular basis and the required materials and instructors are being paid for by AIL.  As interest in this skill grows, the need for additional frames becomes necessary.  AIL Staff took a frame for carpet making from one of the learning centers and will be making plans to purchase two additional frames soon in order to continue the production of carpets.   


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carolyn dunlap

Dearborn, Michigan United States

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