Traditional Pattern Basket by Rose Ann Whiskers
About the Artist: Rose Ann Whiskers is from a small San Juan Paiute village near Tuba City, AZ. Born in 1952, she has been weaving baskets since the 1960s. She learned from her grandmother, Mary Lehi, to make coiled and miniature baskets from sumac colored with aniline dyes. She is best known for her Dinè style pictorial (especially butterfly) and wedding basket designs.
Tribe: San Juan Paiute
Size: 10" diameter