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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.


Saying it Out Loud

I want to tell you a story about love and family and belonging. I didn’t fit in mine, my family. Like so many of us who were born skewed, a bit off, I was alien to them. I was born an artist and I think, by nature, most artists are different. We seem to be wired for the lives we must live in order t


Here we all are, still in this unreal pandemic situation.I am so much luckier than most, living up here on this mountain in New Mexico. And I’ve wished there was something I could do for those of you who aren’t as fortunate.So, once again, I’ve turned to Anne Lamott. She says, “In the aftermath of l

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

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