Lidia Lopez teaching visitors how to set up and weave on a backstrap loom.
Guatemala is known for fine sweet breads and other baked goods.
The women of Guatemala have worn the same traditional dress (called ‘traje’) for centuries. They have passed down the art of weaving these textiles through many generations.
The Guatemalan women in this photo are wearing folded up ‘tzutes’ on their heads to shade their faces.