These ancient storytelling cloths are unique, vibrant, handmade portrayals of cultural everyday life.
The talented artists who create these embroidered story cloths utilize mercerized thread in very bright colors, and hand needles of different lengths and levels of thickness. Traditionally, the methods of back, single, double cross and double chain stitching is utilized to create the cloth. Yarn is alternately used when decorating the fabric. The motifs are completely boundless and follow no special pattern at all. It is up to the imagination and creativity of the maker to deliver a unique work of art.