THE MARTÍNEZ



Inspired by an angel among us, THE MARTÍNEZ’ is made with churro wool and hand woven. 

The cross nods to that of the wild burros in the Northern New Mexico who have similar markings on their back and are known to be some of the most healing and protective guardians around.

  • ARTIST - co-designed by Maida Branch and Josh Tafoya
  • DATE CREATED - Fall 2021
  • MATERIAL - churro wool from / Shed project’s churro sheep, cotton warp.
  • PROCESS - hand sheared by Johnny Ortiz, processed at the Mora wool mill in Mora, NM. Hand dyed and with rust and ebonized logwood. Hand woven on a Rio Grande loom by Josh Tafoya.
  • DIMENSIONS - shoulder 3 ft, shoulder to flounce 3 ft, shoulder to hem 20 in.
  • EDITION 1 - 6 made.
  • One size.

Midnite is 6 ft tall.