Alfred Joe, Navajo is renowned for his dramatic designs, intricate techniques and marvelous stones. He is not only known for the finest American turquoise but also for his unique and innovative style. He learned the basics of jewelry making from his uncle and has worked with many prominent silversmiths. He enjoys working with natural turquoise stones and has mastered many techniques ranging from overlay to shadowbox. He has won numerous awards for his finest works from prestigious shows such as the Eight Northern Pueblos Arts and Crafts Show, Santa Fe Indian Market, the Heard Museum Show and Gallup Intertribal Indian Ceremonial. In the year 2001, Al Joe was named as the Artist of the Year at Indian Arts and Crafts Association. He has created some of the finest and most stunning gold and silver jewelry in the world. In 2010, he won a highly prized blue ribbon for his gorgeous concho belt. He native american turquoise jewelry works in both sterling silver and solid 14K gold.
Al Joe, Navajo has created both traditional and contemporary jewelry. His great works include Alfred Joe’s high grade Easter Blue turquoise ring, Alfred Joe’s gem grade coral ring, Al Joe’s sterling silver Navajo rug pattern design earrings, Al Joe’s high grade Pilot Mountain Spiderweb turquoise shadowbox pendant and many more. One of his most famous works includes Alfred Joe’s rare gem grade Carico Lake Turquoise shadowbox pendant and necklace set. The stone is set in a spectacular shadowbox design and the pendant hangs on an exceptional hand-made sterling silver bead necklace. This outstanding necklace set is very comfortable to wear.
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Josh Chaney has been involved in the Native American art business since he was a young boy. Raised in a family devoted to dealing the only the finest natural American turquoise and representing the best Native American Indian artists, his family has been in the business for over 37 years.
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Originally posted 2013-09-04 06:08:38.