Reweaving Tradition DVD

Reweaving Tradition DVD

In this 30 Minute DVD, basketry artist, Christopher Black of Mexican Hat, Utah demonstrates the traditional process of crafting a basket. DVD shows preparation of the plant material, Rhus trilobata (three-leaf sumac), starting the coiling process, and the careful formation of the basket.   Filmed on location near Monument Valley, Utah.

Educator, Lucille Hunt, also speaks about the symbolism of the basket motifs and the Desert Mountain Navajo Dancers perform the "Navajo Basket Dance."

2014 DVD                                                  approximately 30 minutes in length                              English language