The studio was founded by 67 members in the Latvian Ethnographic Open-Air Museum in 1972. Nowadays they get inspiration from studying the Ethnographic museum funds. There they study and learn about the ancient weaving techniques, techniques and characteristic color combinations. Great attention is paid to the textile dyeing with vegetable dyes. In these years approximately 150 people have learned weawing skills.
Folk applied art studio „Rīdze” leader is Māris Maniņš
Phone number.: + 371 294 166 47