Master Artists

A Rock and a Paddle

Kathleen Vance on the art of traditional Tohono O’odham utilitarian pottery. Kathleen Vance, of Tohono O’odham and San Carlos Apache descent, specializes in Tohono O’odham … Read more

A person in a cowboy hat is making rope.

Making Rope

Jesús Garcia connects people to the Sonoran Desert past and present with horsehair and plant fiber Interview by Casely Coan Born and raised in Sonora, … Read more

Listening All the Time

Karen Falkenstrom on building taiko drums, creating community, and passing on tradition. Interview by Eryka Dellenbach Karen Falkenstrom (she/they) is a taiko drum maker and … Read more

Fine-tuned Listening

Andrea Hoag on the intricacies of Swedish fiddle traditions and practice Interview by Eryka Dellenbach Andrea Hoag is an accomplished player of the Swedish fiddle … Read more

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