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Judy Marianito began this beautiful and unique weaving and her sister Jalucie Marianito helped finish it. It was woven with very fine jewel toned Churro wool dyed with aniline and vegetal dyes.
Wearable Art. Perfect for over the sofa or your shoulders! Tightly woven and gorgeous! This one is sure to please!
This weaving is featured in our ...
Two Grey Hills
Helen Bia (born 1945) has decades of experience weaving that are showcased in this beautiful tapestry. You can read more about Helen here. CLAN : Tangle Clan :Ta’neeszhni (Mother). Coyote Pass :Ma’iideeshgiizhnii (Father)
This Textile is featured in The Timeless Treasures of Two Grey Hills Show and Sale at the Nizhoni Ranch Gallery. (catalogs...
Old Style Crystal
This weaving is especially special to all who attended the Open House for the Navajo Textiles as Woven Art exhibit at the Ranch. Elsie brought her loom and finished THIS weaving before our very eyes. Finishing is one of the most difficult parts in the weaving process. You can watch a bit of the process on our Facebook video. You can also see ...
This beautiful Two Grey Hills Navajo Rug Weaving is filled with the deep warm colors of a mug of cocoa. Just as winter turns into spring, beautiful flowers erupt from the brown gray ground of this piece. Woven to life using 100% Native Churro wool, all colors are natural and undyed.
By blending natural wool colors—gray, beige, cream, brown a...
Elsie shares, "My favorite designs are Burntwater, Wide Ruin, Ganado Red and Teec Nos Pos. Weaving rugs is a Navajo tradition and it is passed down by my family, and I Love to weave. It is my only income and it helps me a lot. I enjoy doing my work. It takes lots of time, not only to weave but all of the math and counting. I just love wha...
Teec Nos Pos
Anita Bekay has created a Teec Nos Pos piece worthy its 1st Place Award at the 2016 Gallup Inter- Tribal Ceremonial!
This weaving is featured in our "Master Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection" Exhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery, March 2019 and the "Master Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection" catalog.
Teec Nos Pos
Poncho Serape woven by Kathy Marianito was based on J B Moore Plate # 2. J B Moore was an entrepreneur / trader who ran the Crystal Trading Post during the early 20th century. He sought to sell rugs and other Native American goods to the general population of the East. J B Moore published a catalog of items in 1903 and again in 1911. Reprin...
Master weaver and gifted loom artist, Elsie Bia brought this amazing Teec Nos Pos weaving to life. As she wove, she painted a piece portraying the Hero Twins - Monster Slayer and Born of Water. This beautiful weaving is from our exclusive Churro Collection.
When it was presented at the 2015 Gallup Inter-Tribal Ceremonial for judging, the jud...
This spectacular weaving impressed the judges at the 2011 Gallup Inter-tribal Ceremonial. It was awarded First Place in the Large Rug category!
Won 1st Place at the 2011 Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial.
This weaving is featured in our "Master Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection" Exhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery, March 2019 and the "M...