Indigenous American & RED INK Literary Festival
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Join us for a morning of Native poetry reading,
storytelling, performance, and rap music by noted
Indigenous American authors, hosted by award-winning
author and ASU professor Simon Ortiz of Acoma Pueblo.
Authors who will be
reading and performing:
Henry Oso Quintero
Kenny Dyer Redner
Simon J. Ortiz
When: Saturday, January 21, 2017
Where: Amerind Museum 2100 N. Amerind Rd. Dragoon, AZ 85609
Cost: Free with museum admission!
Vintage Basketry & Navajo Weaving Trunk Show
Saturday, January 28, 2017
10:00 am-4:00 pm
Join Terry DeWald of Terry DeWald American Indian Art
for this Vintage Basketry and Navajo Weaving Trunk Show.
The show will feature Navajo weavings, vintage baskets
from California, the greater southwest, and contemporary
Tohono O’odham baskets.
DeWald has been a prominent dealer, lecturer,
appraiser, and author of Native American art for
more than 40 years. At 11:00 am, DeWald will give a
presentation that will examine Vintage Basketry and
Free with Museum Admission
Collectors’ Workshop with Duane Maktima
Friday, January 27 and Saturday, January 28, 2017
Join Duane Maktima (Hopi-Laguna) as
he explores Amerind’s Hopi cultural objects. Along Maktima’s
journey to becoming a master jeweler-metalsmith, he traveled
to numerous repositories of Hopi objects to study the
designs and techniques used to create the items. The
experience of having surrounded himself with Hopi objects
has given Maktima extensive knowledge few people have today.
Maktima has applied what he learned to his work, resulting
in countless awards and recognitions. Maktima will make a
special selection of Amerind’s items currently not on
display in the museum and share his knowledge of the objects
$550 (member price, per person, double occupancy, includes
one night lodging and meals)
(non-member price, per person, double occupancy, includes
one night lodging and meals)
supplement of $80 for overnight guests
(member price, lunch only, excludes lodging)
(non-member price, lunch only, excludes lodging)
Where: Amerind Museum Campus in Dragoon, Arizona
The workshop is limited to 12
people so you are encouraged to sign up early.
Pocket Sketching Workshop with Kath Macaulay
Friday-Sunday, February 24-26, 2017
9:30 am-4:00 pm each day
by Kath Macaulay
Learn how to create journal sketches in 25 minutes or
less, fearlessly, in public! Join Kath Macaulay for this
exciting three day workshop in spectacular Texas Canyon.
Great for travel, hiking, biking, or sitting in a café.
Capture what you think you see using a water soluble
4 x 6 inch pad of paper and a small watercolor
set. Join us in a supportive, fun environment with peers
of all abilities, including beginners.
(members) $725 (non-members)
Includes lunch and supplies. Does not include
The workshop is limited to 12 people, so you are encouraged
to sign up early. Contact Amerind at
to register or to inquire about accommodations during the
Texas Canyon Trail Run
Saturday, April 1, 2017
The Amerind Museum in partnership with Bisbee Vogue Inc.
will be hosting the
Amerind Texas Canyon Trail Run.
The 5K and 10K courses feature a variety of trails, terrain,
vegetation, and awe-inspiring views that are not normally
open to the public. Participants of all ages may walk or run
this scenic course.
Amerind Museum Campus in spectacular Texas Canyon
Follow this link to register: