The Historic American Indian Art Radio Show with host Aarin Richard
Exploring the art and related aspects of America's early indigenous tribes, with guest interviews and discussion. Please listen to the Series Introduction for more detail.
The Reds of Early Navajo Blankets with special guest Christopher Selser
DATE: 07-18-2011 @ 7:30 pm Mountain (6:30 Pacific).
Red was a powerful color for the Navajo weavers in the mid 19th century, but not the easiest color to obtain and utilize. Aarin and Chris will explore the historical context that brought this important color to the early Navajo loom.