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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) 1st wove this classic Sandpainting in 1968.
During the 1990s Martha Beall wove her own adaptation of Mrs. Sams work. This weaving is nice and tight with almost a stiff quality. The...
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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