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"Loloma: Expressions in Metal, Ink and Clay"

Charles Loloma was pretty much a badass in the jewelry world. While most expect Native jewelry to feature silver and turquoise, Loloma incorporated materials like pearls, ivory, and wood into award-winning designs and drew inspiration both from his own Hopi background and other cultures. On top of conquering the art of jewelry, Loloma was skilled in other media as well, like drawing and weaving.