Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell was presented with the “Trailblazer Award” from the Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries and Museums (ATALM) DURANGO, CO and SANTA FE, NM: October 27, 2016; Sorrel Sky Gallery is proud to congratulate Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell on his receipt of the “Trailblazer Award” from the Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries and … Continue reading Sorrel Sky Gallery Artist, Ben Nighthorse Campbell, Receives Trailblazer Award
Sorrel Sky Gallery will host a series of events in conjunction with the 2016 Santa Fe Indian Market on August 18, 19 and 22. These events will gather together some of today’s most influential artists. On Thursday, August 18, Sorrel Sky opens the group show, Native Art Now, showcasing new works by contemporary Native American … Continue reading Influential Native American and Western artists honored at receptions at the Santa Fe gallery
By Muriel Tissonnier With a nick name like “America’s Horse,” it is clear that the American Quarter Horse is America’s most popular and beloved horse breed. They are also the horse of choice for jewelry-maker Ben Nighthorse, who uses Quarter Horses in all his designs. The first Quarter Horses were bred during the colonial era … Continue reading Ben Nighthorse and the American Quarter Horse
By Jill Soens As you may have heard, Ben Nighthorse recently delivered the US Capitol Christmas Tree to Washington D.C. Now back at home in Southwest Colorado, Ben is creating beautiful new designs just in time for Santa. See what the former senator has been up to! Take a look at these beautiful new Ben … Continue reading Fabulous New Ben Nighthorse Jewelry
By Margaret Hedderman Most of us know our birthstones – the traditional gemstones assigned to our month of birth. Surely at some point we’ve all bought or been given amethysts, sapphires, or (hopefully!) diamonds. But who knew there is a deep, historical and mystical tradition behind our birthstones? Many believe in the healing powers of … Continue reading What Does Your Birthstone Mean?
By Muriel Tissonnier The jewelry trends we saw earlier this year are rolling over into the summer! The 2012 Golden Globes introduced us to large statement pieces – beautiful chandelier earrings, bold necklaces, rings and oversized cuff bracelets. The trend continued onto the Oscar Red Carpet, as it has into the summer season. Here are … Continue reading What’s Trending in Jewelry
By Amanda Nichols “I’m a Route 66 man. Always on the road,” Ben tells us, showing off his collection of rare, fun road signs. But he’s not only referring to his love of motorcycles and highway paraphernalia; Ben’s referring to his start as a jeweler. According to Ben Nighthorse, one of America’s most celebrated Masters … Continue reading Where the Magic Happens: A Tour of Ben Nighthorse’s Studio