Regional art will be featured at a show this weekend at the visitors center at Lake Mead.
Oaxacan wood carvings, Mata Ortiz pottery and Zapotec rugs will be displayed at the Weekend Art Show and Sale 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 1-2.at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.
Mata Ortiz potter Jorge Quintana and Damian Quezada will be in attendance. Pottery demonstrations will also be held in the visitor center’s auditorium.
The traveling art show and sale is co-sponsored by the Western National Parks Association, which operates a national park store at the visitor center.
Proceeds support education, outreach and research initiatives. More information can be found at www.wnpa.org or by calling 805-370-2301.