Laga Weaving Demonstration

This demonstration by  LAGA CALIFORNIA CIRCLE showcases the groups commitment to preserving and promoting indigenous Kalinga weaving here in the USA and to supporting it in their homeland. The circle is dedicated to learn and share laga, the ancient art of backstrap weaving of the indigenous Kalinga tribal people of the Philippines.

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Map of the Philippines.

See how to weave belts and skirts following the tradition of the ancient weavers in the village of Mabilong, in the town of Lubuagan, in the province of  Kalinga. The Kalinga people are one of the indigenous tribes in the northern part of the country who  resisted colonization for hundreds of years. Laga communal space.jpg

Location: Date: June 20, 2015 Time: 11:30 am - 11:55 am Holly Calica