Category Archives: Painting & Sandpainting

Navajo rugs and sandpaintings for our 2014 holiday shows

Navajo Rugs At the end of the summer, we picked up some spectacular rugs from the Teec Nos Pos trading post, so we have a great selection from this area for our holiday series. We will also be picking up … Continue reading

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New pottery, kachinas, and paintings for fall

Pottery With the ever-changing weather of the southwest’s monsoons, firing of ceramics can be tricky. Nevertheless, we have been able to acquire some very nice new pieces as artists forge ahead and prepare for the years peak in competition at … Continue reading

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Pottery, Katsinas, Rugs, & More at Our Denver Show

Pottery Recently we acquired a few older Hopi polychrome pieces. These include a Helen Naha (Feather Woman) vase, a Joy Navasie (Second Frog Woman) bowl, and a seed pot by Maynard and Veronica Navasie (Frog Woman family). Also available are … Continue reading

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More Exciting Artists & Great Deals at Our March Shows: Pottery, Sculptures, Sandpaintings, Rugs, & More!

Pottery As always, we have a great selection of impressive pottery for your home decorating. Whether you want a molded or hand-coiled piece, we have something for your budget. We have pieces from award-winning artists like Maria Martinez, Wilfred Garcia, … Continue reading

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New Paintings & Show Special Pricing

During the holiday shows, the new work by Sammy Myerson was once again a big hit. Sammy’s ability to present true, traditional Navajo themes in such a contemporary form is second-to-none. If you have yet to see his new work, … Continue reading

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Preview of Our New Fall Inventory

Jewelry We have seen some creative and even over-the-top crazy gorgeous new designs in jewelry emerge as well as an increase in the use of Larimar stone and spiny oyster shell. Just about every artist we buy from here at … Continue reading

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Rugs, Kachinas, Paintings, & Pottery at Our May Shows

Navajo Rugs:  We have found that during the colder winter months, many weavers like to take a break from their looms. Now with spring right around the corner, most weavers are gearing back up for what they know as the buying season. With … Continue reading

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Sandpaintings for the Holidays

Our selection of sandpaintings will be completely restocked and we will focus our attention on the smaller, gift-sized sandpaintings. We will also have a nice selection of jewelry boxes with sandpainted lids as well as the Navajo made ornaments. Keep … Continue reading

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Exciting New Native American Sandpaintings

The selection of sandpaintings during our winter series of shows was superb. Of note, was a new and eye catching shadow box style of sandpainting created by master Navajo sandpainter Sammy Myerson. This new style eliminates the use of mat … Continue reading

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Legends in Sand: The Evolution of the Modern Navajo Sandpainting

An article by Lee Anderson This brief article examines the Navajo sandpainting as both a religious item and an art item. We’ll present a brief history and discuss the sandpaintings as art forms that are used and made today. Lastly, … Continue reading

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