Tag Archives: American Indian Artist

Learning About Fred Kabotie

Post by Vera Marie Hopi artist Fred Kabotie (1900-1986), born nearly twenty years before Quincy Tahoma, had many talents.  While I knew about his skillful paintings and murals, and his children’s book illustrations, I learned more about him when his … Continue reading

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Ramos Sanchez Retirement Years Return to Art

Post by Charnell Retirement years sometimes signal the end of one’s professional career, but for Ramos Sanchez of the San Ildefonso Pueblo, they mean a full-steam-ahead return to painting.  Artistic talent runs deep in the veins of the Sanchez family with father … Continue reading

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Research Leads to Rare Experiences

The researcher never knows where her questions will lead.  Here is part of a story recently posted at Your Life Is a Trip by Vera Marie Badertscher about insights into Native American culture that she got while gathering information about … Continue reading

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Elmer Yazzie, Navajo Artist, Inspired by Tahoma

In the final chapter of the book Quincy Tahoma: The Life and Legacy of a Navajo Artist, we quote some American Indian artists who admired and were influenced by Tahoma.  But we had never met Navajo Artist Elmer Yazzie of Shiprock, … Continue reading

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