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White Sands NM: Mexican & American Indian Arts Trunk Show


Featuring intricate Mata Ortiz pottery, whimsical Oaxacan woodcarvings, and vibrant Zapotec rugs.

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Experience the rich culture of Northern Chihuahua and Oaxaca Mexico beautifully expressed through extraordinary Mata Ortiz pottery, whimsical Oaxacan woodcarvings, and vibrant Zapotec rugs. Join American Indian artists from New Mexico as they create their exceptional, one-of-a-kind handcrafts. Enjoy live demonstrations and meet the artists as they explain the cultural history and meaning of their artwork. You will find a wide array of handmade items available for purchase, including museum-quality pieces. Program will be held in the visitor center courtyard. This event is co-sponsored by the National Park Service, Western National Parks Association, and White Sands Trading Post.



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Event Tags: American Indian, carvings, crafts, culture, demonstration, free, handmade, Mata Ortiz, Mexico, New Mexico, Oaxacan, pottery, rugs, show, traditional

Saturday & Sunday

Date:
Saturday, July 2
Time:
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Place:
White Sands National Monument
19955 Highway 70 West
Alamogordo, NM 88310 United States
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Contact:
(575) 479-6124
Cost:
Free
Date:
Sunday, July 3
Time:
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Place:
White Sands National Monument
19955 Highway 70 West
Alamogordo, NM 88310 United States
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Contact:
(575) 479-6124
Cost:
Free

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