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Lucie Marianito has weaven a 2nd Phase Chief blanket using Churro wool dyed with natural Indigo/green and cochineal. Woven as a classic chief blanket, this master weaver talent shines through. We Love the indigo green highlights!
This weaving is featured in our "Master Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection" Exhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Galler...
Lucie Marianito is one of our favorite weavers. This gorgeous 3rd Phase Navajo Chief Blanket was woven using native Churro sheep wool. The central panel is filled with color and life. The variegations in the indigo and brown colors make this piece very special and one of a kind.
Third Phase Chief Blankets are recognized by their design, which...
If you love Lucie Marianito's work, you will love this 3rd Phase Chief blanket! Steve picked up this gorgeous piece on his way to Ceremonial to be judged with all of the others. Lucie used all natural dyes: Indigo Blue, Cochineal Red, and Rabbit Brush Yellow to create this Masterpiece woven with Native Churro wool.
The judges were very pleased w...
Master Weaver Lucie Marianito chose to incorporate the Spiderwoman hole in this beautiful child's blanket / serape. All Natural Dyes!
The Spiderwoman hole is quite rare in a Navajo blanket. They were typically only woven at Bosque Redondo (1863-1868). The Navajo would weave the blankets with the Spider woman hole, so they could hang the blanket...
Lucie Marianito has woven a 1st Phase Chief blanket using Churro wool dyed with natural Indigo and cochineal. Woven as a classic chief blanket, this master weaver talent shines through.
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...