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Loom Beading Workshop with Marvin Gabaldón
09/03/2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pmFree
For our September Free First Sunday of the month, we are pleased to have Marvin Gabaldón facilitate a loom beading workshop from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Participants will work on a small loom project in the Wheelwright Library.
Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis, as space allows.
Museum admission is free during our regular hours of 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
About the artist:
Marvin Gabaldón is a bead work artist from the pueblos of Acoma, Taos and Ohkay Owingeh–where he grew up. He was introduced to the art of bead work from his mother when he was 10 years old; he has been beading for over 35 years. He enjoys sewing in applique, peyote stitch and especially looming. In recent years, he has taught at Ghost Ranch during their January Term and at Santa Fe Community College’s Continuing Education Program. Previously he taught elementary students in the Cultural Exchange Program through Mesa Vista Consolidated Schools and then at Santa Fe Public Schools for the Native American Student Services summer program.