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Exhibit: In the Native American Tradition

Dates:  July 18, 2012 – October 14, 2012


In the Native American Tradition

Featuring Native American Quilts by Viola Columbe

Native American Handwovens by Nancy Lee Kaufman

Navajo Rugs from the collection of Bill Kanzenbach

Native American Regalia from the collections of Nicole Larson and Bill Kanzenbach

Native American Beadwork by Barbara Gross

Trade and Camp Blankets from the collection of Luella Doss, birch Bark Baskets, Snowshoes and Canoes by Ferdie Goode

Learn about the exhibit from one of its curators (Luella Doss, Norma Klimpke, Barbara Gross and Richard Gonzalez).  Curator Talks are free with general admission, offered at 2 p.m. on the following dates: July 29,  August 11, September 16, October 12

An Exhibit Open House and Artists’ Reception will be held Sunday, July 29, from noon to 3 p.m. It is open to the public and free with general admission.

In addition, the WMQFA is offering several classes, workshops and lectures that support this exhibit.  Two key events are:

A Symposium, The Native American Experience August 25, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Family Fun Day featuring Native American Crafts and Participatory Drumming and Dancing with the Blue Winds Dance Ensemble Saturday, September 15, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Look for more information about our classes and special events under the Education tab, in Classes & Workshops.