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From the Night Way Chant this is Sandpainting weaving is called "Water Sprinklers"
According to a catalog from the Wheelwright Museum, Gladys Manuelito (Mrs. Sam) wove this classic Sandpainting in 1930's, decades later it was also woven by Ruby Manuelito.
During the 1990s Martha Beall wove her own adaptation of Mrs. Sams work. This weaving i...
This is a partial version of the Night Skies Navajo Sandpainting weaving from the Shooting Way Chant Way. Navajo weaver Arnold Begay, from the Newcomb area chose to simplify his Navajo Sandpainting weaving, but he included some great pictorial elements. Mother Earth and Father Sky.
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