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The Eyes of the Weaver: Los Ojos del Tejedor

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Cristina Ortega is the granddaughter of Juan Melquiades Ortega, a master weaver of northern New Mexico's Chimayó Valley. Chimayó's roots are in early Spanish Colonial times and has long been famous for its unique weavings.

Juan M. Ortega was taught to weave by his father in the early days when weavers sheared their own sheep and spun and dyed the wool for their blankets. El Tej... More
Book Information
PublisherUniversity of New Mexico Press
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages64
ISBN-100826339905
ISBN-13978-0826339904
Publication Date03/30/2006
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About Cristina Ortega (Author) : Cristina Ortega is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Cristina Ortega include The Key to Grandpa's House, The Eyes of the Weaver: Los Ojos del Tejedor.
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About Patricio E. Garcia (Illustrator) : Patricio E. Garcia is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Patricio E. Garcia is The Eyes of the Weaver: Los Ojos del Tejedor.
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