This is a story of the people I usually meet on the trails...
Here's a published article: SAYAWAN WOMEN REAPS MONEY FROM GRASS in http://otopphilippines.com.
"Tikog", a weed of the sedge family naturally thrives in swampy areas. A lot of these weeds can be found in many towns of Bukidnon--- Pangantucan, Talakag and Impasugong to name a few.
|Tikog ready for weaving.|
|Nena Dupeno weaving a round mat.|
|Bukidnon women participating weaving training.|
The following are the bag designs woven by Nena.
The designs were conceptualized by Clara Elizaga of NAZCA Designs and Christopher Gomez of Chris Gomez Creative Designs as part the Product Development Project of DTI under the National Bayong Program.