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National Parks Store: Basket Weaving Workshop


Fred and Della Cruz, a Tohono O’odham husband and wife team, lead a hands-on workshop on authentic basket weaving.

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HOBO_Workshop_Basket_lgBasket weaving is a beautiful and time-honored tradition of the Tohono O’odham tribe. Fred and Della Cruz are a Tohono O’odham husband and wife team known for crafting beautiful baskets and intricate human and animal figures. In this hands-on workshop, you will not only learn how to weave these elegant baskets using authentic materials, tools, and techniques, you will also discover the significance of the customs and designs that makes this unique art form a treasured and meaningful practice.

Price includes all materials and lunch. Limited to 15 participants. Tickets must be prepaid and are nonrefundable.



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Event Tags: baskets, handmade, Tohono O'odham, traditional, weaving, workshop

Date:
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Time:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Place:
The National Parks Store
12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85755 United States
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Contact:
520-622-6014
Cost:
$110 (members)
$130 (non-members)
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