Maria Tecum

Origin: Chichicastenango, El Quiché
Ethnicity: Maya K’iche’
Maria works with her family of artisans in a small home workshop creating eco-friendly backpacks. They travel around the country looking for recycled materials in order to have the most unique and high quality fabrics. Maria can be found each Thursday and Sunday on market days in Chichi selling their handmade huipil backpacks.
Blog Post: Village Spotlight: Chichicastenango
Products: Huipil Backpacks