Archive for March 2009

2009 Heard Museum Guild Indian Market: Part IV (TahNiiBaa Naataanii)

Every year, TahNiiBaa Naataanii seems to grow more proficient and creative as an artist and craftsperson.  Each piece that she had displayed this year reflected a unique composition united by TahNiiBaa’s skill in the realization of her vision.   She has been working with shaped weavings for several years and wore one of her creations as …

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2009 Heard Museum Guild Indian Market: Part III

Sarah Natani is tireless in her efforts to extend the appreciation for Navajo culture and weaving.  I found Sarah in the demontration area just across from Sallie Parker.  She was patiently showing carding and spinning for fairgoers, and as you can see in the picture above her weaving expertise had been rewarded with several ribbons.  …

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