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Navajo weaving way : the path from fleece to rug

Author: Noël Bennett; Tiana Bighorse; John Running
Publisher: Loveland, Colo. : Interweave Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This revision of the authors' Working with the wool, with much Navajo tradition and many photos added, is a guide to Navajo rug weaving, from carding & spinning through set up and weaving.
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Genre/Form: Patterns
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bennett, Noël, 1939-
Navajo weaving way.
Loveland, Colo. : Interweave Press, ©1997
(OCoLC)607112111
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Noël Bennett; Tiana Bighorse; John Running
ISBN: 1883010306 9781883010300
OCLC Number: 36663007
Description: 160 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: Introductions --
From fleece to yarn --
Notes on Navajo dyes --
Tools and yarns --
The Navajo loom --
Warping the loom --
The basics of Navajo weaving --
Weaving a sampler --
Advanced techniques --
The weaver's pathway.
Responsibility: Noël Bennett, Tiana Bighorse ; photographs by John Running.
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Noel Bennett met Navajo weaver Tiana Bighorse in 1968. In time Tiana took her into her family as a daughter. Together they sheared sheep, collected plants, dyed wool, carded, spun and wove. This book  Read more...

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