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Beautiful Three Turkey Ruin Navajo rug just arrived at the Gallery! Helen Bia weaves using the family recipes to dye the wool, this one is reminiscence of Helen's work from the early 1980's. We were all very excited to see it!!
We provided the white Churro wool to Helen and she does all the magic!!!
Three Turkey Ruin
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
Two Grey Hills Navajo Rug. Sometimes you need a spectacular piece for a LARGE area. We're pleased to bring you this Two Grey Hills Navajo rug woven either by Helen Kay or her mother Nora Bitsui of the Blue Gap area. It measures 12'2" x 8'8" and would look stunning on the floor of any living area.
This beautiful Navajo rug was woven with commer...
Historically traders encouraged unique and signature designs for Navajo rugs in their particular area. In the case of Toadlena and Two Grey Hills they worked to enhance marketability and cultivate regional styles.
This exhibit highlights differing phases of influence on the Navajo weaver. Showcasing historic textiles we have collected over the...
Two Grey Hills area Bistie runner. This is the only Bistie rug Steve has seen in athe runner size. Native wool, likely Churro . Hand carded, hand spun. Extremely well woven by a Master Weaver.
This weaving was part of the Timeless Treasures of Two Grey Hills Exhibit and catalog, page 25.
Two Grey Hills Bistie
Daisy Taugelchee (1911-1990) is considered to be the most famous of all Navajo Weavers, with a reign that lasted 50 years. Daisy set a standard of fine, smooth evenly spun wool woven into a superior quality textiles that was unmatched by any other weaver. She took first place at the ceremonial in 1944 and won consistently for the next 40 years. ...
Two Grey Hills Navajo rug. This weaving was based on JB Moore Catalog plate XXXI. In the beginning, Two Grey Hills regional style area the weavers used the catalog as design ideas. The talented master weaver simplified the JB Moore plate to create a bold design statement. It was woven using hand carded, hand spun Churro wool, with all natural...
Two Grey Hills Navajo rug. Bessie Manygoats was a master weaver from the Toadlena area. She produced some the finest of the Two Grey Hills- Toadlena weavings. This Navajo rug is attributed to Bessie Manygoats or a Family member. It has a centralized double diamond design and was finally woven with hand carded, hand spun Churro wool.
Two Grey Hills Navajo rug for sale. Frances Manuelito was a master weaver taught how to weave by her famed mother, Blind Man's Wife. She used many of her mother's design ideas including the pictorial corn plant elements seen in this Two Grey Hills Navajo Rug.
This weaving was created using hand spun, hand carded Native Wool, with natural woo...
Two Grey Hills Navajo rug. Woven BY A MASTER! This antique Two Grey Hills Navajo weaving has a storm pattern variant, and was created using hand carded, hand spun Churro wool. All Natural wool color.
Possibly attributed to a Bessie Manygoats family member.
This weaving was part of the Timeless Treasures of Two Grey Hills Exhibit and catalog, ...
Storm Pattern variant Navajo rug, extremely finely woven using hand carded, hand spun Churro wool. Wonderful wool and with variegated browns and greys. This is an outstanding example of a Two Grey Hills woven by a Master Weaver..
Two Grey Hills Navajo rug. Though this was woven in the 1920s it is based on plates from the JB Moore catalog. ...