The Weavers of Otavalo                           
Don Miguel Andrango speaks of the evolution of the textile industry here in Otavalo.  Looms that had been used for forced labor on the haciendas were later used to make cashmires for whites in Quito.  Soon the Otavalos began to travel and offer other products abroad.
[OtavaloVideos Home Page][OtavaloVideos Most Recent][Most Viewed Otavalo Videos][Video Images of Otavalo][The Artisans of Otavalo][The Culture of Maize in Otavalo]
[Music of Otavalo][Politics of Otavalo][Celebrations of Otavalo][Communities of Otavalo][Yachacs][The Ali Shungu Foundation][Legends & Memories of Otavalo]