Artist Spotlight: Eugene Mitchell

  July’s Artist Spotlight focuses on a Navajo silversmith who has been creating since 1952 and doing business with Palms since 2002.  It is our great pleasure to introduce you to sandcast extraordinaire, Eugene
Posted: July 5, 2019 By:

The Unique Art of Cochiti Pueblo

Every Pueblo in New Mexico has its own rich history, culture and artistic traditions, and Cochiti Pueblo is no exception. Many Cochiti Pueblo members make their living by selling their art, which includes pottery and jewelry like many other Pueblos. However, Cochiti also has art forms that are unique
Posted: July 14, 2014 By:

Technique: Sand Casting

At Palms Trading Company, you’ll find many beautiful examples of hand-made Native American Indian jewelry. Much of that jewelry is sterling silver that is made using one of two techniques: sand casting and tufa casting. Since we covered tufa casting in a blog in February, we’re covering sand casting
Posted: April 21, 2014 By: