Irvin Trujillo is active/lives in New Mexico. Irvin Trujillo is known for weaving and textile art.
Biography Irvin Trujillo
A seventh generation Rio Grande weaver living in Chimayo, New Mexico, he uses design ideas from historic Rio Grande weavings of Northern New Mexico and adds his own aesthetic by combining old ideas with his vision. Trujillo's works interpret his Hispanic history and culture, document events of the modern world, or make observations based on what is happening in his life.
His father taught him to warp the loom, the techniques of washing, carding, spinning, dyeing the wool with natural dyes, and how to make looms.
"After committing to weaving full-time, I started to study historic textiles in museum collections, learning design details and incorporating them into my work. The historic blanket styles I've progressed thr
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