May 4, 2012

Gulf Times article by Fran Gillespie/Doha

Expert shares knowhow on Bedouin weaving

Detail of camel ornament showing the royal wasm of Al Saud of Saudi Arabia

An audience of more than 100 people was given an illustrated presentation last week by Joy Totah Hilden, the visiting author of a comprehensive book on traditional Bedouin weaving, on the subject of her research.
The presentation took place at a meeting of the Qatar Natural History Group. (click here to continue reading ...)