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Mary Alice & Ray Beard

Many couples take up a new hobby when the kids move out of the house. But for Mary Alice and Ray Beard, their hobby of weaving rugs in the Navajo style has become an abiding passion! And these self-taught artists do it the old fashioned way starting with spinning and dyeing their own wool.

First Broadcast: 2003
Producer: KC Cowan

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Painter and Songwriter Dennis McGregor; Leslie Lee; Mary Alice & Ray Beard

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #743
Original Broadcast: August 31, 2006