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This weaving is part of an Exhibition showing at the Tucson Desert Art Museum January 4 2017 to May 30 2017.
No, your eyes are not deceiving you. This is an Antique Navajo Double Saddle Blanket from the 1940s. It's woven in an unusual double twill - 2 faced. Check out the photos to see the weaving in detail.
Twill patterns are often used for...
The weaving is part of our Exclusive Churro collection and has been featured in the Navajo Textiles as Modern Art exhibit and catalog. Woven It was borne of 100% hand-dyed Native Churro wool. The natural variegation give movement to the rich browns and solemn grays like ripples in the water.
Won 3rd place at the 2016 Gallup Inter-Tribal India...
This weaving is an Optical Double Saddle Blanket. It is made with natural dyes, and the wool is a Mohair blend.
The design in this optical blanket resembles a rolling block quilting pattern by introducing missionaries to the Navajo.
This weaving was part of an Exhibition showing at the Tucson Desert Art Museum January 4 2017 to April 30 2017. P...