Petrified Forest National Park Invites Artists for Cultural Art Market
Contact: Kip Woolford, 928-524-6228 x273
Petrified Forest, AZ-Petrified Forest National Park will host the Cultural Art Market on Saturday, June 23, 2012, 10:00am to 4:00pm. The park invites regional artists and craftsmen to share their talent and skills-artists can also offer pieces for sale through the park's museum association. Leatherworkers, blacksmiths, musicians, dancers, jewelers, beaders, weavers (textiles and baskets), fetishes and katsina carvers, potters, painters, other traditional American Indian and Western arts and crafts-all are encouraged to attend and show the park's visitors the diversity of this region's culture and heritage.
Did You Know?
Petrified wood at Petrified Forest National Park is almost solid quartz, weighing in at 168 pounds per cubic foot. It's so hard, you can only cut it with a diamond tipped saw! More...