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Welcome to Tahoma’s Blog
We are the authors of a biography of Navajo artist Quincy Tahoma, (1917-1956). At Tahoma blog, we share with you the the story of the search which became a book. Please join in our conversation and ask any questions, or share information about Quincy Tahoma.
Although we are no longer regularly updating the blog, you can still purchase the book here. And if there is breaking news about Quincy or the book, we'll let you know. We are still looking at your comments and we want to keep the information here available to you.
Tag Archives: Navajo artist
Post by Charnell With spring just around the corner, it will soon be time for backyard barbeques. What sounds good? Steak? Ribs? Chicken? How about a buffalo? A BUFFALO BARBEQUE?!! That’s exactly what Colonel Dale Bumstead served to Arizona’s finest … Continue reading
Post by Vera What a GIFT! Whee! Our book is a winner! Please excuse me if I’m a little giddy. Each year a limited number of books are chosen as Southwest Books of the Year and this year, Quincy Tahoma: The Life and … Continue reading
Co-authors VeraMarie Badertscher and Charnell Havens give a presentation and sign copies of the book Quincy Tahoma: The Life and Legacy of a Navajo Artist at The Amerind Foundation in Dragoon, AZ. Continue reading
Post by Charnell Sunday morning was my last trip to Santa Fe’s 2011 Indian Market, and I was ambling past the remaining tents I hadn’t seen before. Tired and almost on auto pilot, I stopped abruptly — now on full alert — drawn to paintings in … Continue reading
Post by Charnell Dorothy Dunn, the art teacher who founded The Studio at Santa Fe Indian School, had a profound impact on student artist Quincy Tahoma and his contemporaries in the 1930s. But the movement to allow and encourage Indian children … Continue reading
Post by Charnell It’s amazing how sometimes things just fall into place like pieces of a giant puzzle. Vera’s last two posts were dedicated to thanking some special folks who helped her (and sometimes both of us) navigate our long, challenging research journey … Continue reading
Post by Vera Marie Today we are publishing an excerpt from a rave review from Rosemary Carstens at Feast of Books. Please click over to read the entire review at Feast. Rosemary writes about travel and books, but her main … Continue reading