The offerings shared below are just a small selection of what is available in our physical gallery shop. Contact Us.
Isaac Coriz, Kewa (Santo Domingo)
is backordered. We will ship it separately when it becomes available.
Daniel Aguilar, Jr., Zuni-Kewa (Santo Domingo)
Daniel Aguilar Jr.'s gorgeously carved spiny oyster shell corn earrings hang at about 2 3/8" long including earring fixture, and are 1/4" at widest part. Historically, Pueblo people were farmers and corn was their main staple. They call corn "the Mother" because of their dependence on corn.
These earrings are also available in turquoise as well.
Reva Halate's gorgeous and colorful single stand fetish necklace and earrings set hosts many tiny animals that range in size from about 1/4" to 3/4" long, while center pink mussel shell Dragonfly is about 1" in wingspan and 1 1/2" tall. This wonderful water insect has turquoise eyes and accents. We see other animals such as Bear, Hummingbird, Turtle, Frog, Rabbit and bushytail (Coyote, Fox or Wolf). They're sweetly carved of materials like turquoise, Mojave green turquoise, pink mussel shell, orange alabaster, rainbow calsilica, red and orange spiny oyster shells and gold lip shell. They're strung with fine heishe shell beads, and their eyes are of inlaid jet. A nice pair of angelite bushytail earrings hang at about 1 3/4" long and are also strung with fine heishe shell beads. Overall necklace length is about 28" long. This collectible fetish necklace and earrings set will be a treasure to wear for years to come!
Sheldon & Nancy Westika
Kevin Chapman, Zuni-Sioux
Kevin Chapman's lovely corn maiden is carved of a red spiny oyster shell, permanently attached to a turquoise base. She's inlaid with jet Dragonfly friends, and her eyes are of inlaid jet. About 2 3/4" tall and 1 5/8" long, measurements include base. The spiny oyster shell specimen is naturally convex.
A stunning and ethereal sterling silver Dragonfly cuff bracelet by Diane Lonjose. The dragonfly is meticulously inlaid with all natural materials like #8 Mine turquoise, both purple and red spiny oyster shell, plus Pilot Mountain turquoise. Two turquoise cabochons have been placed on each side of the dragonfly. The entire inner circumference of the cuff is 6 3/8" including an opening of 1". The dragonfly has a 2 1/4" wingspan and a length of 2 5/8". The craftsmanship and quality of materials of this cuff are exceptional.
Mary C. Lovato, Kewa (Santo Domingo)
Mary C. Lovato is an award-winning Kewa (Santo Domingo) Pueblo jeweler, extremely popular for her attractive mosaic shell work. She has carefully arranged irregular specimens of mother-of-pearl, spiny oyster shell, pen shell, abalone, fossilized ivory, spiny oyster shell, turquoise, and jet atop a bed of melon shell. A striking sterling silver vertical inlay adds another creative element to these post earring. These light and comfortable to wear earrings measure about 1 1/2" long and 7/8" wide at the fullest part.