Friday, December 28, 2007

Silk Factory Tour

Picture_0549, originally uploaded by ambrosianbeads.

On our recent trip to China, we were taken to a silk factory in Beijing. Here we see the ladies stretching cocoon silk over a form. They will next take the layers and stretch them out into a bed sized layers to make quilt batting. Check out additional photos of silk production .

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

i also visited the silk factory but the one in Shanghai.