Idith Montaño

Purses & Bags/Bolsas

Centenario #14
Teotitlan del Valle, Oaxaca
951 166 6068

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Ideth Montaño was born in 1973 and orphaned when she was still a baby and so was raised by her maternal grandmother and four great aunts.  They were a family with little resources and she remembers from a very early age making tortillas and tejate (a local non-alcoholic drink) to sell.  It was a difficult childhood and for that reason she only completed the sixth grade.  

She started her textile work when she was about 11 and began by learning how to prepare the yarn.  She began learning the maguey design and was using commercial dyes.  She also remembers with pride when she sold her first mochila at a feria during Semana Santa in Oaxaca.  She decided to concentrate on weaving bags rather than rugs because Teotitlán del Valle has so many rug weavers.  

She has received awards from ARIPO and has slowly created a group of ten women that work together cooperatively.  They have received assistance to take courses on how to use industrial machines and have been able to get the necessary equipment to do all their own leather work on the bags.  

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The Feria assumes no responsibility for any sale made through the use of our website. Transactions should occur between the buyer and the artisan directly. In the event that a language issue arises, where buyer and/or the artisan need assistance, the Feria reserves the right to agree to assist in order to facilitate a sale. Information posted on Feria’s website has been provided by artisans and has been verified to the best of our abilities, however, we cannot guarantee that there are no mistakes or errors. When dealing with artisans, please be patient. Also, we recommend you use WhatsApp texting — this will expedite the sale’s process greatly as most artisans do not use email.

Buyers: We would appreciate feedback regarding your experience purchasing through the use of our website. Please text 331 098 4850 or email feriamaestros@gmail.com.

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La Feria no asume ninguna responsabilidad por cualquier venta realizada a través del uso de nuestro sitio web. Las transacciones deben realizarse entre el comprador y el artesano directamente. En el caso de que surja un problema de idioma, en el que el comprador y/o el artesano necesiten ayuda, la Feria se reserva el derecho de acordar la asistencia para facilitar la venta. La información publicada en el sitio web de la Feria ha sido proporcionada por los artesanos y ha sido verificada de la mejor manera posible, sin embargo, no podemos garantizar que no haya errores o equivocaciones. Cuando se trata de artesanos, por favor, tenga paciencia. Además, le recomendamos que utilice los mensajes de texto de WhatsApp, ya que esto agilizará enormemente el proceso de la venta, ya que la mayoría de los artesanos no utilizan el correo electrónico.

 

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The Feria Maestros del Arte is a "heart show", not just another "art show". The Feria is a non-profit organization, both in Mexico and the U.S. that holds an exhibition of Mexican folk art yearly in November in Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico.

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