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Guatemalan Weaving

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Social Studies +1 Age Levels Preschool (0 to 4 years old), Primary (5 to 8 years old)

This collection provides an introduction to the art of weaving practiced in Guatemala.


This collection was created by Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center faculty member. #SEECStories

Woman's huipil/shirt

National Museum of the American Indian

Loom and unfinished weaving

National Museum of the American Indian

Loom and weaving with "cacique's mantle" design

National Museum of the American Indian

Woman's huipil/shirt

National Museum of the American Indian

Woman's huipil/shirt

National Museum of the American Indian

Man's shirt

National Museum of the American Indian