Escuela Nº50 de Durazno

This entry was posted on 14th August, 2017 by vero .

A while ago, ANEP, the National Association of Elementary School, invited us to participate in a special event that was going to be held at Escuela Nº50 in Durazno. 

School signIn Uruguay each public school has a number, as well as a name. This school is located in the department of Durazno, which is in the very center of our country.

Front of the school

The project consisted of a group of artisans called Artesanas Las Abejitas teaching the children how to weave, using our yarns.

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learning to weave

What a wonderful opportunity to be a small part in introducing the children to this ancient technique, thus keeping traditions alive. Thank you for letting us be a small part of this project.

the team

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