Wisdom Weaver: Bina'nitin Bidziilgo Atl'ohi

Wisdom Weaver: Bina'nitin Bidziilgo Atl'ohi

by Jann A. Johnson, Linda Taylor
     
 

In this heartwarming story, an adoring Navajo granddaughter learns the process of making a traditional Navajo rug from her patient grandmother. Step by meticulous step, the young girl learns the time-consuming process, from shearing and cleaning the wool of the sheep, to spinning the wool into yarn, and finally to weaving at the loom. However, the granddaughter learns… See more details below

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Overview

In this heartwarming story, an adoring Navajo granddaughter learns the process of making a traditional Navajo rug from her patient grandmother. Step by meticulous step, the young girl learns the time-consuming process, from shearing and cleaning the wool of the sheep, to spinning the wool into yarn, and finally to weaving at the loom. However, the granddaughter learns not only how to physically make the rug, but also the type of patience and positive mental strength which is required to produce something worthy of the Navajo tenet of living, working, and eventually growing up in beauty.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781893354821
Publisher:
Salina Bookshelf, Inc.
Publication date:
10/01/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
10.60(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

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