The first amazing stop on the High Road to Taos begins with the Historic Nambe Trading Post. A jackpot of a gathering of authentic Indian and cowboy material culture, everything Made by Hand – by local artists and craftsmen from the surrounding pueblos and communities. Western Movie Costumes by Emmy award winning costume designer Cathy Smith, Navajo weavings, pueblo pottery, micaceous cookware, baskets, Plains Indian Bead and Quillwork, Historic Paintings, Old pawn jewelry and the contemporary jewelry of Jennifer Jesse Smith, antique saddles, clothing, Pendeltons, buckskin, beads, and much, much, more. One of the last historic trading post of the Real West and THE NEW SPIRIT of OLD SANTA FE.
Featuring Native artists from the Plains, Prairie and Pueblos!
A unique shopping experience in the cool, quiet Nambe River Valley, featuring the best: Old pawn jewelry, pottery of Santa Clara, San Ildifonso, and Acoma Pueblos,
vintage Navajo textiles
Ledger Art and Beadwork
AND A SPECIAL SHOW OF JENNIFER JESSE SMITH JEWELRY
oil on canvas 16 x 20
You Voted and we won Top 3 – Best of Santa Fe Gift Shop for 2018!
Thank you all our wonderful clients, friends, and collectors for voting. Santa Fe has hundreds of shops and galleries and we came in #2. We will continue to do our best to give you an authentic experience of an original trading post on a Pueblo in the southwest!
Our own Cathy Smith wrote the featured article in this issue: “From Porcupines to Murano Glass: the Evolution of an Indigenous Art form”
The best of the Western Collectable Shows will be held in Santa Fe this June.
Nambe Trading Post is proud to be a part of this historic show, find us in Booth # 101.
SANTA FE CONVENTION CENTER
9-4 Saturday, 10-4 Sunday, Live Auction Saturday at 5pm.
Antique Native American Art & Artifacts, paintings, spurs, saddles, antique firearms and much much more!
We are Re-opened and full of new vintage Collectables, Navajo Weavings, and some great art, including the Esoteric Yei Paintings of Navajo artist Allen Bahi.
oil on canvas 16 x 20
NEW MOVIE PROPS by CATHY SMITH ARE NOW FOR SALE!
WAR SHIELDS AND BOW/QUIVER CASES from
The UPCOMING WESTERN BY THE COEN BROTHERS!
When deep winter comes, we head to the studio, build a fire in the kiva, and make Art!
Therefore, the Trading Post will be open by APPOINTMENT ONLY during January & February, 2018. Give us a call if you’d like to visit or we will see you in March!
Thanks for a great season!
It is hard to believe that we are entering the Holiday season-our weather is unseasonably warm and mild, the days lazy and gorgeous!
Thanksgiving is next week and Christmas is just around the corner!
We are firing up our old adobe fireplace, putting the cider and wine on to mull, and providing the rarest of atmospheres for your Holiday shopping pleasure. Here are a few of our rare and exotic offerings this season:
The Soulful Jewelry of Jennifer Jesse Smith
Ledger Drawings and Paintings in Oil of Cathy A.Smith