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Heart Rugs

Beauty is often a matter of perspective. Many of our Elders who weave have been involved in the Program for over twenty years. As time has passed many have had to give up their weaving because of their age and physical problems.

Yet many weavers in our Program who are in their 80’s or older still want to weave and sell their rugs. We call these “heart rugs” — for they are woven from the heart of the Elders and the heart of their traditional homeland. Purchasing one of these rugs is an honor to the weaver.

We have "heart rugs" all throughout the year. If you are interested in purchasing one of these rugs, please contact the Program.