|Ima Sumacc and the outlier...|
|Working with Kuichi member|
Knitting machines in Peru provide opportunities for income generation (while here they lie mostly unused under beds).
|The group El Mecurio (named after the the historic mercury mine that was founded in 1530 and still dominates the economy and society of the Santa Barbara community, the birthplace of many of the group’s members) works out of a one room dirt floor workshop in Huancavalica.|
|In the workshop|
|The main square in Huancavalica|
|Market Goodies...who can resist?|
Museums, ruins and a visit to Ica occupied free time, which also included a visit to the Paracas Reserve and Islas Ballestas, known as the poor man's Galapagos.
|Huaca Pucllana in the heart of Miraflores in Lima|
And finally...may we have a more peaceful year in 2016!