Sunday, November 11, 2007

Attention textile lovers!

Photos from our Sunday outing. The textile traditions of Central Asia are celebrated at the Folk Museum in Astana.
Inside an authentic yurta.

Traditional clothes, lined with fur of course.

A section of a felt rug.

Study of horse saddle and other special horse riding gear.

A section of embroidery.

A deer with giant antlers on man's fur-lined coat.

1 comment:

mommie said...

Who knows what inventiveness may come from Quinn as one views the artistic designs, colorful fabrics, original patterns, and creative textiles. How well the Kazaks captured nature.
Me thinks Kerry and Dan are in the right country. You already are excellent good will ambassadors for both the USA and Kz.
mom and dad