SOLD Ganado - Klagetoh - Innovative Design : Lucy Begay : Churro 1397

Are you the type of collector who must have the exceptional and the one of a kind?  If so, you might want to learn about this magnificent piece.  

This piece spent 10 months on the loom.  It earned 1st Place AND Best of Category: Innovative Design at the 2014 Gallup Inter-Tribal Ceremonial. This is an exceptional piece of art!

This weaving is part of the Navajo Churro Collection which is a special body of Navajo Weavings commissioned by Steve Getzwiller.

He works collaboratively with some of the very finest Navajo Weaving Artists working today. Each weaving is made with custom spun Navajo Churro Wool and custom dyed with the finest natural dyes, or if aniline, Swiss dyes, all are signature colors. 

Lucy Begay is a Master Weaver and broke out of the traditional mode by creating innovative designs long ago.  She and her daughter Ellen Begay were the subjects of a great book by Navajo Weaving Collector, Gary Beaudoin titled, Unbroken Web - The Art of Lucy and Ellen Begay 

Lucy's weavings have exhibited at the Desert Cabellero Museum in Wickenburg, AZ, The San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, and The Heard Museum in Phoenix. 

Learn more about the Navajo Churro Collection, and the finest Navajo Weavings made today - click here

Weaver Lucy Begay
Date 2014
Size 4′ x 6′ ( 1.09M x 2.37M)
Item # Churro 1397
Awards 1st Place AND Best of Category: Innovative Design at the 2014 Gallup Inter-Tribal Ceremonial

A unique blend of history, Native American culture and storytelling make these weavings an art like no other.

To be showcased on your walls or grace your floors, this functional heirloom is one-of-a-kind piece of history that took 100's of hours to create and will last many lifetimes. We'd love to tell you more about it!

For more information, pricing, and ordering please contact us. It would be our pleasure to help you!

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Type: Klagetoh


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