Master-Apprentice Awardees

2022 Awardees: Karen Begay, Traditional Navajo Hogan Builder, Smoke Signal, AZ Karen Begay learned to build traditional Navajo hogans from her grandfather,Tsinijinnie Nez Begay, who also taught her songs, prayers, ceremonies, and how to live off the land. While she has been building for many years, during the pandemic, she started building hogans for unsheltered … Continue reading Master-Apprentice Awardees