Navajo Handmade Framed Sandpainting
Navajo handmade framed sandpainting by Alberta Tsosie. The sandpainting is created in a careful and sacred manner, according to the ancient knowledge of the art. They are used to restore balance and harmony by performing one of the many Navajo chants in a ceremony. This framed sandpainting is designed with a Yei motif decorated with prayer feathers.