Navajo Weaving and Culture-July 2017

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NAVAHO WEAVING & CULTURE WORKSHOP

Taos, New Mexico

Navaho tapestry

TAOS ART SCHOOL  offers a very special workshop once a year on Navajo Weaving and Culture. For more info:  575-758-0350   /   tas@taosartschool.org /      http://taosartschool.org/pearl/pearltaos.htm
Dates: 7/1-7,17                                                                                                                
Price: Tuition: $575.   Plus registration and materials
Housing: Kachina Lodge, special price for students, $79/night with breakfast                               
Schedule: Saturday evening: Class starts with a ‘meet-&-greet                    
Sunday:  We warp our small teaching looms all day, dividing into pairs- we work on one in the morning                                          and another in the afternoon
Monday thru Friday:  We have a full 5 days to do our weaving.  Each morning starts with a Drumming                                                                     Ceremony led by Pearl in her Native language
Extra events:  DINNER – Private dinner at a Churro sheep ranch, TOUR – of a collection of historical Navajo textiles, PUEBLO EVENT:  Taps Pueblo’s annual Pow Wow starts Friday and goes thru the weekend. Optional,but, not to be missed !