The offerings shared below are just a small selection of what is available in our physical gallery shop. Contact Us.
Jolene Eustace, Cochiti-Zuni
is backordered. We will ship it separately when it becomes available.
An all hand made bolo tie, that hangs at about 20" long, adjustable. The beaded bird measures about 3 1/4" long and 1 1/8 wide, at the widest area. At the center of the bird is a spectacular azurite cabochon. Azurite comes from the Persian word lazhaward meaning ‘blue.’ The significant and supple black leather cord is hand braided. A stunning work of wearable art! The underside of this piece is signed by the artist, Jovanna Poblano, .
Kevin Chapman, Zuni-Sioux
Joyce Vacit Tsethlikai
A cheery single strand fetish necklace featuring eleven butterflies, sweetly carved of colorful turquoise, mother-of-pearl, red, orange and purple spiny oyster shells, Picasso marble and pipestone. They are strung of turquoise, red coral and heishe beads. Overall necklace length is adjustable from about 25-27". Center turquoise Butterfly is about 1 3/4" long, with a 1 1/4" wingspan and 3/8" at thickest part.
An energetic composition of bead work by Jovanna, frames three maidens, one of black mother of pearl and two maidens of Sleeping Beauty turquoise, all perfectly carved by Daniel Chattin. The maidens are accented with turquoise, red coral and sugilite. The necklace is highlighted with luminous white mother of pearl and moonstone. No matter the angle in which this necklace is viewed, an artistic display of bead work will awe your senses, as will the maidens. The necklace is strung on three strands of turquoise and measures 18 1/4" long. The beaded part measures 6 1/2" wide and 7" long. Absolutely Gorgeous!
Joel Pajarito, Kewa (Santo Domingo)
A gorgeous piece of wearable art! A wonderful reticulated sterling silver cuff with many beautiful designs. The cuff has a Butterfly on top with a cabochon of sugilite. The entire inner circumference is 6 3/8 including an opening of 1 1/8". The cuff is almost 2" wide.
Bobby & Corraine Shack
A sunny Hummingbird and flowers cuff bracelet by the husband and wife team of Bobby and Corraine, who produce a wide variety of expertly executed works. Bobby's teacher was his mother, Thomasine. With sterling silver, mother-of-pearl gold lip shell, red coral, turquoise, abalone, pink mussel shell and pen shell. Cuff entire inner circumference is approximately 6 1/4" including the opening of 1 1/8".
Bringing a touch of springtime to winter, Ray has created another of his whimsical creations. This single strand pearl and sterling silver necklace features a bumble bee and a flower on a piece of petrified wood. The bee is made from mother of pearl shell and pen shell. The flower is made from pretty pink mussel shell. The entire length of the necklace is 22", while the petrified wood hangs at 1 5/8" long and 1" wide.
This sterling silver cobble style inlay cuff bracelet is a masterpiece by Lloyd, father of the late carver Jeffrey Tsalabutie. Carving only occasionally, Lloyd is more well-known as a jeweler. He is one of a few Zuni jewelers doing this gorgeous style of stone work. His signature is to incise a depiction of sacred 'Dowa Yalanne' or Corn Mountain located in Zuni, on the underside of his works.
Using all natural stones, Lloyd has formed six Zuni sunface, inlaid stone to stone in various combinations of either turquoise, red coral, sugilite, opal, lapis and jet. Cuff is 3/4" wide. The entire inner circumference is about 5 1/2" including opening of 1 1/8".
Mary Frances Coriz, Kewa (Santo Domingo)
Only the best of materials are used in this pin/pendant made by Mary and her husband John Aguilar, such as turquoise, red coral, jet, mother-of-pearl, and sterling silver, all set on a bed of shell. It measures 2 7/8" long and 2 5/8" wide.
Sheldon & Nancy Westika
Cordell Pajarito, Kewa (Santo Domingo)
Words cannot describe the powerful beauty this pueblo DRAGONFLY pin/pendant exudes. With generous sections of mother-of-pearl, green turquoise, orange and red spiny oyster shells, this pin/pendant has a heart element at the bottom. The underside shows Cordell's signature among wonderful designs. Of tufa cast sterling silver, it's 3 5/8" long and 1 7/8" wide.