Not all tribes have a weaving tradition. Navajo and Chilkat weavings are among those that come to mind first when we think of Native American textiles. They are iconic pieces of art that exemplify their cultures. We’ll explore stories behind these and other weaving styles and find out how the practice became a high-end art form.
Lily Hope (Tlingit) – weaver and teaching artist
Marcella Hale (Diné) – treasurer of the Navajo Weavers Association
Barbara Teller Ornelas (Navajo)
Break music: Hope (Featuring Werner Erb) (song) Sihasin (artist) Never Surrender (album)