Sunday March 31, 2019
Albuquerque, NM 87120
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A weekend of exquisite Navajo rugs and jewelry, available for sale with weaving demos, history, symbolism and artistry of the rugs.
Learn about the history of American Indian trading and the living artistic legacy of Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site, the oldest continuously operating trading post in the American Southwest, at this special event at Petroglyph National Monument.
The show will feature exquisite Navajo rugs and jewelry, available for sale in a variety of designs and prices. There will also be weaving demonstrations throughout the day and special talks at 10 AM and 2 PM each day. Hubbell Trading Post Trader Edison Eskeets will describe the history, symbolism, and artistry of the rugs. Eskeets will also discuss how the rugs are created and how to choose and care for them.
Anyone with an interest in American Indian arts and crafts should not miss this opportunity to explore nature, history, and art all in one weekend.
Petroglyph National Monument is located at 6510 Western Trail NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120.
The Hubbell Trading Post Navajo Rug Trunk Show is supported by Western National Parks Association, a nonprofit education partner of the National Park Service since 1938. More information can be found at www.wnpa.org.
Learn more about Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site at www.hubbelltradingpost.org.