Native Dye Plants of NM

Native American and Spanish weavers’ expertise required the skill and dexterity to create intricate patterns as well the knowledge of where to find plants that yielded desired colors. Las Arañas weaver Myra Chang Thompson and Rio Grande Return Conservation Director Cameron Weber describe native dye plants, their uses, and the local practices that people have used in New Mexico for generations. Presented by the Albuquerque Museum. Free online via Zoom. June 12 from 1 to 3 p.m. For more info and to register, visit www.cabq.gov/artsculture/albuquerque-museum/events/native-dye-plants.

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