Each week, our office receives calls from interested parties who are looking for California Indian basketweavers to weave baskets for them, help them identify a basket, teach and/or demonstrate their basketry, and present on area specific, tribal cultural history. In the past, CIBA had created and printed a “Resource Directory” of CIBA members who were open […]
The California Indian Basketweavers’ Association would like to invite interested parties to join us in the development Following the Smoke II, a project that is being proposed by a coalition of individuals, organizations, and agencies to promote and support traditional American Indian basket weaving in northwestern California. Areas included in this proposal are tribal areas in […]
#awlyeah: Help Support Native American Youth, Adults, and Elders Access Quality Basketweaving Opportunities!
CIBA is proud to have worked in association with KCET and the Autry Museum of the American West on their production of Artbound “The Art of Basket Weaving.” Airdates for this episode are as follows: Tuesday April 24 9:00 PM PT KCET-HD Thursday April 26 8:00 PM PT KCETLINK Saturday April 28 10:00 PM PT KCET-HD Sunday April 29 5:00 PM PT KCET-HD From KCET: Native American […]
CIBA is looking forward to attending the upcoming California Indian Conference at Humboldt State University, April 5 – 6th. Our Board Members and Executive Director will be presenting on Day 2 of the conference so be sure to look for our Panel ,”Completing the Circle: A Holistic View of California Basketweaving!”