Armenian rugs society
Our site is dedicated to the identification, preservation and dissemination of knowledge of Armenian rugs and textiles.
We hope to triple the number of villages in 2018 and include border villages as well.
January 02 , 2018 , 10:30
We hope to triple the number of villages in 2018 and include border villages as well.

Dear sponsors of Adopt a Loom Project,

We are approaching the end of the year and we would like to sum up the achievements of the Adopt a Loom Project.
2017 has been a success and we're happy to share with you the results from the villages of our homeland.

In addition to the villages of Arakads, Karagert and Sassounik, we've added six more villages thanks to you!

1- Oshakan, in Aragatsotn region. 11 students and 2 teachers.
2-Hatsik, in Armavir region. 10 students and 3 teachers.
3-Ptghunk, Armavir region. 13 students, 3 teachers and 2 young girls from nearby Light House Organisation.
4-Meghradzor, in Kotayk region. 10 students and 1 teacher.
5-Voskevaz, in Aragatsotn region. 9 students and 2 teachers.
6- Ujan, Aragatsotn region. It's the last location for this year and we're in process of setting it up. 16 students and 4 teachers.

A total of 69 participants who are eager and excited to learn our ancient and noble craft of weaving rugs, thanks to your valuable
support and donations to the Armenian Rugs Society in the US and the Folk Arts Hub in Yerevan.

We hope to triple the number of villages in 2018 and include border villages as well.

We appreciate your support and investment in renewing and preserving the precious art of Armenian carpet weaving and passing 
it on to the young generation. You've brought joy, happiness and hope to our participants and their communities.
Be sure that these hand woven treasures are waiting for you with open hearts and we'll be happy to take you along to some of the
villages next time you visit Armenia, I assure you it'll be a memorable one!

Attached to the letter you'll find Holiday cards with Meghradzor "Teknik" doll design rugs some bright photos from our regions.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2018.

May your life be filled with joy and happiness and may each new day bring you moments to cherish.On this joyous day, and throughout the new year, may your life be filled with an abundance of love.
Merry Christmas and may you live a long and happy life filled with goodwill and friendship.

And hope see you in Armenia during the upcoming year and enjoy the results of your donations together with us.

Warm greetings from all the regions and Yerevan, 

Tatev Muradyan

Director of Folk Arts HUB Foundation and 
Silk Road Hotel