Featured Heirloom - Antique Nakshi Kantha
Every other month we spotlight a specific rug or textile, taking a deeper dive into it's history and symbolism. For this edition of Dealer's notes we head to undivided Bengal to learn about the history of Nakshi Kantha.
Featured Artist : Emma Welty
Contemporary @ Heirloom - Every other month we highlight a new fiber artist who is either innovating or honoring this ancient tradition.
Emma is a researcher and weaver who focuses in on her relationship to the loom through craft legacies, inherited muscle memory and the links between textiles and language.