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    National Park Arizona

Cultural Demonstration Program at Petrified Forest Continues

Alberta and Weaver Selina with some of their work
Alberta and Weaver Selina with some of their work
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News Release Date: March 24, 2014
Contact: Kip Woolford , (928)524-6228 Ext. 273       

The Petrified Forest National Park Cultural Demonstrator Program provides opportunities to share rich history and traditional craft making in the beautiful setting of the historic Painted Desert Inn. The following demonstrators are scheduled for this coming weekend:

Friday, March 28th 2014:

Alberta & Weaver Selina, from Second Mesa on the Hopi Nation, will be creating traditional Hopi basketry and demonstrating silversmithing.

Saturday, March 29th 2014:

The Goodlucks, of the Navajo Nation, will demonstrate their family tradition of Navajo silver smithing.

Sunday, March 30th 2014:

The Justin Morris family of Winslow, Arizona will demonstrate their techniques in gold- and silversmithing. 

Future press releases will continue to share scheduling information as it becomes available. Further information about the park's Cultural Demonstration Program can also be found at http://www.nps.gov/pefo/planyourvisit/cultural-demonstrations.htm .

 
The Goodlucks with some of their work
The Goodlucks, Navajo Silversmiths
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The Morris family, Gold- and Silversmiths
The Morris family, Gold- and Silversmiths
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Did You Know?

telephone poles mark Historic Route 66

Petrified Forest National Park is the only national park unit to protect a section of Historic Route 66!