Edilberta Sara Puca

Master weaver from Cusi Cusi.

Edilberta is a llama shepherdess, spinner, and traditional weaver from Puna. She has participated in numerous handicraft fairs in Argentina, where she has won awards and honorable mentions in the Fiesta Nacional de la Artesanía en Colon (ER, Argentina – National Festival of Handicrafts in Colon) and in the Fiesta Nacional e Internacional del Poncho (Catamarca, Argentina – National and International Poncho Festival). Argentina’s Ministry of Culture has frequently selected Edilberta’s woven belts and rebozos (woman’s rectangular shawls) for publication in photography campaigns.