Navajo Weaving & Design 2-3 Day Residency

Jamie Root

 A lecture with slides including a brief history of rug and tapestry weaving, including sources of the designs found in early American rugs begins the residency.  Students will work on more complex projects, including tapestry weaving. 


To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at


Grade Levels: 4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12

Fees: $110 single, $95 each for 2 or more on the same day; a $110 Planning Meeting is required for the residency; Materials Fee: $15 per class / The break between performances must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate. Title 1 Schools may qualify for funding assistance.

Maximum Audience Size: 30 students

Availability: Available after 10am

Program Length: 45 minutes

Requirements: Table; screen; AV cart; all workshops in same room

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