Gatekeeper's Museum Hosts Basketweaver's Market
- CULTURE. Champagne, Duane; Boxberger, Daniel // Native America: Portrait of the Peoples;1994, p202
An encyclopedia entry for Indian culture in the Northwest Coast area is presented. Aside from food hunting, Northwest Coast Indians engaged in other activities. They also weavers, basket makers, wood carvers and stone workers. They were also busy with ceremonial activities like spirit dances,...
- SEED BEATERS, HOPPERS, AND WINNOWERS: WINNOWING/SIFTING TRAY 1906. // Fine Art of California Indian Basketry;1996, p29
A chapter from the book "Fine Art of California Indian Basketry" is presented. It features the winnowing/sifting tray made by Sarah Knight where the bands make even use of light and dark colors. It states that her daughter Mary Knight Benson, turned out to be among the finest and most famous...
- CEREMONIAL AND GIFT BASKETS: BEADED BASKET c. 1960. // Fine Art of California Indian Basketry;1996, p83
A chapter from the book "Fine Art of California Indian Basketry" is presented. It features Mabel McKay, a famous basket weaver and her baskets which were the most sought-after Native American art in the country according to the article. McKay shares her knowledge about dying the bulrush roots...
- Party in the garden... // Humboldt Historian;Fall1999, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p37
An invitation to a garden party scheduled to be held at the Daly Inn in Eureka, California, on October 17, 1999, during which a demonstration of Native American basket-making was slated to occur, is presented.
- Olde Hope Antiques, Inc. // Magazine Antiques;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 179 Issue 1, p66
The article discusses a Native American basket made in New England circa 1830 to 1840, which is being offered for sale by Olde Hope Antiques, Inc. at the 2012 Winter Antiques Show in New York City.
- NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS, U.S. HISTORY. // Reference & Research Book News;May2004, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p54
Lists several books related to history. "Atlantic Lives: A Comparative Approach to Early America," by Timothy J. Shannon; "Mimbres Archaeology at the NAN Ranch Ruin," by Harry J. Shafer; "The Language of Native American Baskets: From the Weavers' View," by Bruce Bernstein; "Herbal Remedies of...
- it's all about winning. Or Is It? GATEWOOD, TARA // Native Peoples Magazine;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p80
The article offers profiles of artists that won awards at the Santa Fe Indian Market in New Mexico. Basket maker Jeremy Frey won the 2011 best in show award and has become more artistic in his basket making since winning the award. Sculptor Jason Quigno won the 2010 non-objective abstract...
- NATIVE AMERICAN BASKETS CAN BE TOURIST OR UTILITARIAN. Gilbert, Anne // Antique Shoppe Newspaper;Nov2012, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p16
The article reflects on the artwork regarding Native American baskets including Panamint Olla basket and Tlingit basket whose prices can vary depending on age and quality of design.
- PREFACE. Driesbach, Janice // Fine Art of California Indian Basketry;1996, pix
A preface for the January 1996 issue of the "Fine Art of California Indian Basketry" is presented.