Colombia

Participant Portfolios / Coffee Triangle

Lida Isabel Hernández Dávila

hat maker, Aguadas, Departamento de Caldas

Lida is María Dilia Dávila’s daughter. She learned to weave hats with the iraca palm from her mother and now helps her to make them.

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Lida Isabel Hernández Dávila
Lida Isabel Hernández Dávila

Lida Isabel Hernández Dávila weaves a hat in the traditional aguadeño style of the Coffee Triangle.
Photo by Cristina Díaz-Carrera, Smithsonian Institution