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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...
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...
Marian Nez born in 1967, is Helene and Cindy’s older sister. She was taught to weave by her mother and grandmother. A master weaver, she has won many awards and her weavings have been exhibited in the Desert Caballeros Western Museum in Wickenburg.
This particular piece is just spectacular. Woven in a contemporary Bistie style, with a central e...
Poncho Serape woven by Kathy Marianito was based on J B Moore Plate # 2. J B Moore was an entrepreneur / trader who ran the Crystal Trading Post during the early 20th century. He sought to sell rugs and other Native American goods to the general population of the East. J B Moore published a catalog of items in 1903 and again in 1911. Reprin...
In this Navajo rug Helene has created a Yei pictorial with a Teec Nos Pos border. There are three Yeis in this piece - two Yeis on either side with valero stars, and inside the central diamond, a Corn Yei. This Navajo rug was woven using Churro wool which was hand-dyed, additionally she used silk highlights. This is a one-of-a-kind spectacular ...
Master weaver Julia Upshaw has woven a poncho serape. Wearable art at its finest. This poncho was woven with Churro wool and dyed with vegetal Indigo and cochineal .
Historic Poncho Serapes are one of the rarest blankets to find and one of the most valuable.
This weaving is featured in our "Master Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection" Ex...
Jalucie Marianito is one of those special weavers who put such care and love into their work that she can't help but to create award winning works of art!This gorgeous serape would look lovely worn, as well as displayed on the wall or over furniture! Jalucie wove this piece into life with native Churro wool to become part of our exclusive Churro...
As we've mentioned before about Chief Blankets, not all people come in the same size. When folded in down and wrapped around you, it would keep you extra warm an cozy!
This beautiful piece of art was created by Laverta Marianito in 2004 and is handsome beyond words. The deep brick red is stunning and the zig-zag and ribbon design work is specta...
Beautiful rich color pallet, expertly woven. It's amazing how the weaver is able to keep track of the counting while bringing the piece to life so that all lines and colors are done correctly. Selena Yazzie is an expert and creates award winning weavings.
This 4' x 6' piece is being woven from Churro wool and the colors are just beautiful! Blue...
Old Style Crystal
This weaving is especially special to all who attended the Open House for the Navajo Textiles as Woven Art exhibit at the Ranch. Elsie brought her loom and finished THIS weaving before our very eyes. Finishing is one of the most difficult parts in the weaving process. You can watch a bit of the process on our Facebook video. You can also see ...
Teec Nos Pos
Anita Bekay has created a Teec Nos Pos piece worthy its 1st Place Award at the 2016 Gallup Inter- Tribal Ceremonial!
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 Navajo Churro Collection" catalog.
Teec Nos Pos
You've heard of the coat of many colors? Well this is the rug of many colors. This gorgeous Teec Nos Pos piece, made of the finest Churro wool, features incredible symmetry with zig-zag diagonals serving as a background for the geometric patterns and borders.
From our exclusive Churro Collection, this particular piece is one of Steve's favorites...
One of the most complex and complicated designs in Navajo weaving. This style was influenced by the oriental rugs in the East, yet retain their native American symbolic style.
“BEST OF SHOW” • 1ST PLACE & BEST OF CATEGORY • Teec Nos Pos • 2014 GALLUP INTER-TRIBAL CEREMONIAL • Master Weaver Cecilia Nez
In the past 11 years, weavers we have b...
One of the most complex and complicated designs in Navajo weaving. This style was influence by the oriental rugs in the East, yet retain their native American symbolic style.
This exquisite piece of art was brought to life over 2 years on the loom. This piece is so detailed, and so tightly finely woven, it's hard to imagine that every stitch ...
Emily Malone is the Master weaver behind this gorgeous Teec Nos Pos Pictorial Yei weaving. A beautiful border of Arrow fletchings on a field of deep burgundy surround the central design. Stylized squash blossoms create an intricate maze around the central diamond which encases a Holy Girl Yei.
They were woven with naturally dyed silk. The re...
Two Grey Hills
Helen Bia, who has decades of experience weaving that are showcased in this beautiful rug. You can read more about Helen here. CLAN : Tangle Clan :Ta’neeszhni (Mother). Coyote Pass :Ma’iideeshgiizhnii (Father)
Steve has known Helen for so long that a weaving of hers is featured in Steve's book Fine Art of Navajo Weaving. copyright 1984
Jalucie Marianito wove this beautiful and unique weaving. It was woven with Churro wool hand dyed with Indigo blue and green. Cochineal dye for the red.
Wearable Art. Perfect for over the sofa or your shoulders! Tightly woven and gorgeous! This one is sure to please!
This weaving is featured in our "Master Weavings of the Navajo Churro...