Textile Toursim Ghana: Official Visit with Fugu Weaver

On my textile tour of Ghana, took her to Tamale, to meet with 3rd Generation Master Fugu Weaver, Mr. Sadik.  Mr. Sadik provided me with an opportunity to weave on his loom.  I also commissioned yarded to produce a uniform inspired by the Fugu smocks.

 

FF greets Mr. Sadik

 

Meeting Mr. Sadik

Mr Sadik instructs FF in Fugu Weaving

Instruction from Mr. Sadik

FF weaving Fugu

 

Weaving

mr sadiks loom

 

Mr. Sadiks Loom Detail

FF Fugu Weaving Section

Frau Fiber’s Section

FF and Mr Sadik preparing the warp

 

Winding a warp

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