Monthly Archives: April 2013

Looking at the World Through Felt Eye-Glasses

This is an interview with Aidai Asangulova, one of the most well-known young felt-maker artisans in Kyrgyzstan, and a leader of Min Kyial (an artisan organization). The interview was translated from Kyrgyz into English by Aibek Samakov. 

How did you learn the art of traditional felt-making?
I grew up in my grandparents’ house in Kyzyl-Tuu village of […]