“I thought being in Chiapas was going to be easy because I speak Spanish and they speak Spanish. But it’s a Mayan dialect, and there were a lot of language barriers. I was trying to get baskets made to sell with Commune, and I asked if we could do one with black string. When I went to pick it up, they’d made it rainbow colored. There was a lot I didn’t foresee happening.”
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“I thought being in Chiapas was going to be easy because I speak Spanish and they speak Spanish. But it’s a Mayan dialect, and there were a lot of language barriers. I was trying to get baskets made to sell with Commune, and I asked if we could do one with black string. When I went to pick it up, they’d made it rainbow colored. There was a lot I didn’t foresee happening.”