Burntwater Navajo Weaving : Elvie Van Winkle : looming

Elvie Van Winkle is known for her very tight Navajo weavings.   This is the 2nd in the series of Burntwater Navajo weavings.  She is hand dying her wool with vegetal dyes.  The recipes for the dyes have been in her family for many generations.   Elvie's 1st Burntwater Navajo weaving won Best Of Class at Gallup Inter-Tribal Ceremonial 2018. 

She learned this regional style from Lillian Joe, her mom.  Steve has worked with Lillian since the early 1990s.    Lillian well known for her weaving with fine wool, and beautiful weavings.  

 This weaving will be about 2.5' x 4' and showcases Elvie's talent.  It is everything that a Burntwater should be, colorful and intricate!  

• Style Tapestry
• Weaver Elvie Van Winkle 
• Date 2018
• Size TBA
• Item # looming
Awards:  To Be Announced !!

Contact us for more information, pricing or to order – steve@navajorug.com or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you! 

A unique blend of history, Native American culture and storytelling make these weavings an art like no other. 

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Type: Burntwater



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