Meet Alta, Turquoise Earring Artist
Alta has been making jewelry since she was a little girl.
She credits her mother with teaching her the craft.
Growing up in Yah-Ta-Hey, New Mexico... After school Alta would head to town and sell the jewelry they made.
Continuing to hone her craft... Alta is now teaching her sons.
Alta is a true artist working hard to get the best materials creating beautiful pieces.
Alta is from the Kinyaa’áanii (Towering House) Clan.
Turquoise to our Diné is important.
Representing the "Blue World" it tells the Holy People... "We know where we come from".
Turquoise is a semi-precious stone.
Turquoise is also worn for protection when roaming outside of the sacred mountains.
Products That Tell a Story.
All of our products tell a story. These products are made to encourage people to share more about themselves. We give a starting place, or we add to what is already there. Encouraging people to pass on their knowledge the traditional way. With heart, meaning, and symbolism.
Why Our Diné Wear Silver and Turquoise
Turquoise tells the Holy People You Know Where You Came From
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