MAKE-A-MOLA: FILLERS


A good Mola has a balanced design where all the space is utilized. Fillers on a Mola are shapes used to fill blank spaces around a Primary or Secondary design. They should compliment the design and not distract. The Kuna artists have used a variety of shapes to achieve good design. The following are fillers most often used.


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CIGAR SHAPES

CIRCLES

TRIANGLES

 

 

LINE CUTOUTS: STRAIGHT AND CURVED

 

 

LATTICE

 

 

MAZES

EMBROIDERY

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