MARICELA CAÑEDO CASTRO Paipai Basketweaver
Maricela weaves coiled baskets. She uses piñon pine needle sewn with fan palm. Maricela also makes willow bark skirts, coiled pit-fired pottery, fiber sandals and net bags. Maricela is the grand-daughter of Teresa Castro. She is fluent in Paipai and is being raised by her grandmother.
Maricela lives in the Kumeyaay Paipai community of Santa Catarina, Baja California.