Saturday, November 5, 2016

Isabelle Jim handmade Navajo doll

Certificate of Authenticity Isabelle Jim Artist #113124

'DINE , 'The People' as Navajo call themselves, live today on the largest Indian reservation in the United States. Much of the Navajo lifestyle has been passed down from generation unchanged from ancient times. Many men and women wear the traditional velveteen tops decorated with silver and turquoise. the women's skirts are long full skirts of either velveteen or calico. The Navajo, are well-known for their sandpainting, silversmithing and rug weaving.'

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