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Ofelia y Vicente

Ofelia y Vicente

Ofelia’s Origin: Panajachel, Sololá

Ethnicity: Maya Kaqchiquel

Vicente’s Origin: Momostenango, Totonicapán

Ethnicity: Maya K'iche'

Don Vicente and his family have a quaint home workshop and local storefront in Panajachel. He comes from a family of rural sheep farmers and at a young age, he moved to Pana to start working with artisan goods. Over the years, he and his wife Ofelia have acquired impeccably curated collection of Mayan textiles that feature unique designs with unbeatable craftsmanship. They’re passionate about incorporating the authentic Mayan culture into their work and passing these artisan techniques down to their children. Kinship Market’s bedspreads come from their wonderful shop.

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