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Solid Silver Cuff
A brushed silver lip opens to highly polished silver in the simple yet stunning cuff. The cuff is meant to sit low on the wrist and has a substantial weight. The curved rounded inner side of the bracelet makes this piece extremely comfortable to wear.
Signed on the inside. Matagi Sorensen signature design. Continue reading
Mokume Hollow Form Pendant – Arrow
Hand-crafted silver and copper mokume is cradled by brushed silver in this hollow form pendant. Organic shapes create a unique, one-kind-only piece. Over time, the copper will deepen in color, making this an ever-changing pendant.
Approximately three inches long, about an inch wide, and a quarter-inch deep. Signed on the back. Shown here with a seven-strand silver omega necklace. Signed on the back. Continue reading
The American Indian Arts Marketplace is a high end art festival featuring over 40 tribes represented by 180 artists. It is Southern California’s largest Native American art market. This is a juried exhibition.
From the American Indian Arts Marketplace Overview:
This year, in recognition of the Autry’s 25th anniversary exhibition Art of the West, the Marketplace explores themes of contemporary Native American art in all its iterations, while still honoring traditional roots.
“The Marketplace attracts people who are interested in Native art beyond the museum collections. They’re interested in your work but they’re also interested in you, and in supporting a sense of community. That mindset is at the core of Native art shows like the Autry’s,” said Mateo Romero, a Marketplace artist whose mixed-media piece War Music II is part of the Autry’s permanent collection and featured in Art of the West. Continue reading
Lotus Seed Pendant with Pearls
Polished silver shadowbox lotus seed pendant houses five pearls of different sizes at different depths, taking the organic beauty of this style one step further.
A new classic!
Approximately one inch diameter, one quarter inch deep. Hollow form, hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind. Signed on the back. Shown with a sixteen inch silver omega (recommended). Continue reading
Silver and Copper Bowl Earrings
Red hot polished copper cups cool polished silver in these ultra-modern dangling earrings. Hand-crafted, no two earrings are alike.
Earrings are approximately 3/4 inches diameter, sterling silver wires and signed on the back. Continue reading
Hollow Form Pendant with Black Pearl
Brushed silver and black pearl shadowbox opens organically within a squared pendant.
Modern feminine. Simply lovely!
Approximately 1 1/2 inches high by 3/4 inches wide and 1/4 inch deep. Signed on the back. Shown here with a 16 inch silver omega necklace. Continue reading
I will be in Salt Lake City this weekend showing my work at the Natural History Museum of Utah – Canyon in Salt Lake City. I’m really excited about this show, and a little nervous because I think I’m going to be driving through snow for twelve hours!
“Celebrate native arts and culture at the Natural History Museum of Utah. The Indian Art Market is a juried show featuring the work of regional native artists. Over 20 selected artists will display and sell their original work ranging from jewelry, beadwork, sculpture, painting and more. Meet the artists, learn about contemporary Indian arts and tribal culture and take home something new and unique to add to your collection.”
October 12 & 13, 2013: Indian Art Market, Natural History Museum of Utah at the Rio Tinto Center of The University of Utah, 301 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, Utah
Blue -Brushed Silver Stacker Rings with Turquoise and Topaz
These rings are just simple and beautiful.
One-of-a-kind, hand-crafted. Beveled inner-edges for a comfort fit. Signed. Continue reading