California Weavers Honored at Arizona Basketweaver Gathering
- THE PEOPLE OF THE DAWN AND THEIR BASKETS. // Piecework;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p32
The article describes the history of basket making in the Passamaquoddy tribe of Passamaquoddy Bay, Maine. The Passamaquoddy made baskets for utilitarian purposes that were widely used in the fish processing industry. The interest expressed by European immigrants inspired the Passamaquoddy to...
- Traditions Woven Together. UTACIA KROL, DEBRA // Native Peoples Magazine;May/Jun2014, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p18
The article presents information on the 24th annual California Indian Basketweavers' Association (CIBA) Gathering to be held at the Morongo Community Center in Banning, California from June 27 to June 29, 2014, hosted by the Morongo Band of Mission Indians.
- Reviving Porcupine Basketweaving. Johnson, Lori // Fiberarts;Jan/Feb2000, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p17
The article focuses on the revival of porcupine basketweaving. As the years of the 20th century passed, the Native American tradition of plaited porcupine basketmaking also started to fade away. However, the art is currently undergoing its revival. Porcupine baskets differ from other plaited...
- American Indian baskets made in New England. Wolverton, Nan // Magazine Antiques;Jan2004, Vol. 165 Issue 1, p184
Describes American Indian baskets made in New England. Making of splint baskets as a source of livelihood for the Indians; Expertise of Indian basketmakers in other handicrafted objects; Description of the designs of the baskets; Materials used; Social and cultural significance of the baskets.
- Native Art. // Bangor Metro;May2015, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p9
The article announces that Native American basket artist Jeremy Frey won the 2015 Best of Show Award at the Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market in Phoenix, Arizona.
- 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,...
- THE NEPTUNE FAMILY. Carroll, Lizbeth Carr // Piecework;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p28
The article focuses on the basket making artistry of the Neptune family of the Passamaquoddy tribe of Passamaquoddy Bay, Maine. The Neptune family create baskets woven of brightly dyed strips of brown ash and native sweet grass. Several members of the family have received official recognition...
- THE LIFE OF ELSIE ALLEN, POMO BASKETWEAVER. // Pomo Basketmaking;1972, p7
Presents an article about the life of the author, who is a Pomo basketweaver. Description of the social conditions of Pomo Indians following the influx of the white people in California in 1899; Abuses and crimes committed against Pomo Indians by the white settlers; Education under Indian...
- POMO INDIAN BASKET DESIGNS. // Pomo Basketmaking;1972, p23
Describes a photograph showing Pomo basketweaver Elsie Allen holding two medium-sized coiled baskets in her hands. Types of baskets featured in the background.
- POMO INDIAN BASKET DESIGNS. // Pomo Basketmaking;1972, p25
Describes a photograph of Pomo Indian basket maker Annie Burke holding a lattice weave twin basket of storage type.