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Lucie Marianito has woven 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 Gallery...
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...
Lucie Marianito has finished an unusual form of wearable art. This shawl is finely woven with natural dyed Churro wool and fits nicely over your shoulders. Ideal shawl proportions, this can easily be draped as a display when not being worn.Another beautiful and dramatic example of wearable art!
Navajo Womans Shawl