How Navajo Blankets Became Rugs

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 8:19 PM

How Navajo Blankets Became Rugs

The Navajo people wove wearing blankets for around 200 years. They have woven floor rugs for more than 100 years. Many of these pieces are currently displayed on walls as works of art, but the original intent was for them to be used on the floor.

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Mystery Solved!

Sunday, February 14, 2021 4:02 PM

Mystery Solved!

Last year we had the opportunity to accept a group of Navajo weavings from a family in Oregon. They had been passed down from a grandfather who had driven a truck in the 1920s on the Navajo Reservation delivering goods to trading posts. The design on one of the pieces was particularly interesting.

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