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The High Road Studio Tour



High Road Studio Tour - First Weekend

Sep 19 - Sep 20

High Road Studio Tour - Second Weekend

Sep 26 - Sep 27

Art and Culture Information and Links

Conversations with Isabro Ortega.


Times of Trouble

Photo: L. Sebastian“… we somehow keep coming through unsurvivable loss, the stress of never knowing how things will shake down, to the biggest miracle of all, that against all odds, we come through the end of the world, again and again — changed but intact (more or less)… Insofar as I have any idea

Spirit Horse Gallery, Chimayo,NM

I have been casting about for a topic, a story, anything, to express the beauty in this difficult world. I wanted to write something uplifting to you, and I suppose to me as well, for this holiday season. The world seems to have gone so ugly of late.Photo: L. SebastianPhoto: L. SebastianI live in a

A Necklace With a Story

I know it’s been a long time since I’ve written but I’ve been very busy making necklaces. After Thanksgiving I’ll be posting designs for Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa, and many pieces on my Etsy shop are on sale for the holidays.But I wanted to tell you about this one necklace in particular becaus

An Essence of the High Road to Taos–The High Road Art Tour 2019

Spirit Horse Gallery, ChimayoThe “High Road” for those of you who don’t know, is the old highway running between Santa Fe and Taos. It winds up and through the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and past ancient Spanish land grant villages.Sally Delap-John, TruchasOver the centuries artists have been drawn


I live in a remarkable place that is not only filled with beauty but also with magic. I live where the ancients used to live, among their ancestors, the Indians. And the Spanish, the Mexicans, the Aztecs, the Penitentes…Their mark is all around me, in the air I breathe, the mountain I see, the land

Nuestra Señora del Rosario
Truchas Rio Arriba County NM

Saint Anthony Church
185 Co Rd 80, Cordova, NM

Capilla De Santo Domingo Church
1063 NM-503 Santa Fe

El Santuario De Chimayó
15 Santuario Dr Chimayo