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THIS is a piece right in the middle of the chaos, and look at what a wonderful diamond was uncovered! This is an incredible piece of art. Opposing corners have either a split square design, or ragged row. It features hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed Merino wool. It is a very heavy blanket/rug.
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This weaving is part of Color Riot! How Color Changed Navajo Textiles April 5,2019 - September 29,2019 at the Heard Museum
This weaving is part of an Exhibition showing at the Tucson Desert Art Museum January 4 2017 to April 30 2017.
The Transitional period (1890-1910) in Navajo weaving was a time of many changes. The Navajo were permitted t...
Woven in the early 1900s this piece was brought to life months after the all natural native Churro wool had been hand-sheared, hand-carded, and hand-spun. The wool had to have been spun many times to get such a tight and consistent weave. Take a look at the detailed images to see the quality workmanship in this piece.
The many "lazy" or secti...