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Nancy and Ruddell Laconsello - Zuni Inlay artists

Nancy and Ruddell Laconsello are known for their beautiful Zuni inlay jewelry predominately birds.

Nancy Haloo, born in 1952, learned jewelry making from her father Jake Haloo. 178 more words

Native American

Jewel of the day: Zuni Silver Split Wire Cuff

From Shiprock Gallery in Santa Fe, New Mexico comes this Zuni silver split wire silver cuff with carved turquoise leaves.

This dates from the 1970s, and is sized at 5 3/4″ for the cuff + 1″ opening, 1 1/2″ width. 12 more words

Jewelry

The Serpent of the Sea

The Serpent of the Sea

Zuni

There was once a girl who could not bear to have a speck of dirt on her or her person, so she spent a great amount of time washing herself at a spring near her house. 686 more words

Native American Tales

Fort Apache and Kinishba

Kinishba is the most interesting thing at Fort Apache.

Fort Apache is not Alie’s favorite film in John Ford’s trilogy starring John Wayne. All were shot at least partially in Monument Valley, so perhaps it is no surprise her favorite is… 508 more words

Travel Logs

Two Spirits, One Heart, Five Genders

two-spirits

Wewha

“The New World.” This romanticized term inspired legions of Europeans to race to the places we live in search of freedoms from oppressive regimes or treasures that would be claimed in the name of some European nation. 197 more words

Astound-ing

Old Zuni Mission

This is the Old Zuni Mission Church at the Zuni Pueblo in New Mexico. No longer used as a catholic church, it is still a beautiful building. 35 more words

Zuni Pueblo

I had the wonderful experience of visiting and touring the Zuni Pueblo in western New Mexico. The Zuni people were some of the warmest and most welcoming people I have encountered anywhere in the world. 38 more words