This year's featured carver is Arthur Holmes Jr., who donated his carving "Chili Runner" to be auctioned off as part of the event. One lucky ticket will win the doll plus a poster of the event autographed by all the attending carvers! Tickets are available in the shop and cost $2.00 each or 6 for $10.00. You can come in or call our main shop line at 602-252-8344 to order over the phone. You do not need to be present to win. This doll is valued at $5,000.00!
|"Chili Runner" by Arthur Holmes Jr.|
In addition, there will be musical performances at 11.30am and 2pm and Hopi carver Neil David Sr. will be signing his books Neil David's Hopi World and Kachinas- Spirit Beings of the Hopi. Dane Hart will also be signing copies of his book Hopi Katsinas- A Key to Identification, which is a great reference for finding and cross referencing the names of different Katsina dolls.
What: Heard Museum Shops 11th Katsina Market
Where: Main location, Steele Auditorium
When: Saturday, April 14, 2012
Time: 10am- 4pm
This is a family friendly event and no admission is required to attend the market.
You can see images from last year's event here.