Open to the public. Everyone is welcome!
(Always last Sunday in January thru second Sunday in February.)
Jan 29 - Feb 12, 2023
2830 S Thrasher Ave
Tucson, AZ 85713
Call with any Questions - 520-420-4332
14 BIG DAYS
10,000 Years of Culture | 80 Tribal Nations
An official event of the Tucson Gem Show, the world's largest rock & gem show.
The finest collection of American Indian Art, arts and crafts directly from the Native American artist for the most discriminating collector.
We reach over 5 million customers during the worlds largest gem, mineral and fossil shows.
14 BIG DAYS! Spaces available: 3-day, 7-day, 2-weekend & 14-day basis.
40 FEATURED ARTISTS CHANGING EVERY 3-7-21 DAYS THROUGHOUT THE 14 DAYS
Weekend Tribal Dancers
Antone, Anthony (AZ) | T/O Basket Demo
ARTISANS / EXHIBITORS
These artists change from year to year, exhibiting 3, 7 and 15 day intervals.
Tribe: Tohono O'Odham
Craft: Traditional split-stitch basketry using traditional native desert materials. DEMONSTRATOR
Craft: Flute, peyote, pow-wow, story-telling
Craft: Sharing tibal resources of 10,000-year-old indegenous cultures, information, raw materials, publishing, marketing, show expositions.
Craft: Professionally gathered and prepared buffalo parts: hide, hair horns, teeth, huffs and skulls. Appreciated by the Native artists.
Craft: Used for Spiritual Cleansing, Smudging & Removal of bad/negative energy.
Craft: Czech beads: Rare size 13-degree & 16-degree cut beads from Europe in over 60 colors including silver and gold.
Craft: Eight-foot table full with over 20,000 flyers, brochures, maps & other printed materials directly from various tribal nations. Events, museums, cultural centers & more.
Craft: Native American gourd art & cliff dwellings.
Craft: Fine custom jewelry. Award-winning gold & silversmith. Very traditional Navajo sterling with quality multi-stones of turquoise, malachite, coral, white buffalo.
Craft: Superior silversmithing of pendants, conchos & earrings.
Craft: Award-winning hoop dancer, artisan specializing in dream catchers created with natural materials. Performances at 1 and 3pm, F, Sa & Su on Indian time.
Craft: Great variety of traditional & conteporary jewelry. Large selection of unusual beadwork & rhinestone pieces.
Craft: 2,700 artisans from 80 tribal nations: baskets, beadwork, quill work, carvings, jewelry, rugs, fetishes. From tipi to totem poles.
Craft: First extensive & complete yearly listings, for five states of powwows, rodeos, auctions, pueblo calendar & most major events to visit Indian country. Lists 5,000 events for 3 years.
Craft: Quality table top pine dovetailed cases with plexi and glass tops: sizes 12" x 12", 12" x 16", 16" x 27"; some with cash drawer underneath case; all stackable.
Tribe: Shoshone & Paiute
Craft: Known as one of the finest beadworkers using European cut beads with family designs. Creative pendants, buckles moccasins & purses.
Craft: Starting in 1974 quality turquoise was put away until over 50,000 stones were made available to the public in 2016. Most of these mines have closed. This is a rare & largest multi-mine (60mines) turquoise collection available for repairs & duplication of antique jewelry.
Craft: Reproductions of war clubs, axes & tools using stone implements found in the Ohio River & farm fields.
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