Jewelry of Calvin Begay on Display at Santa Fe Shop

Calvin Begay is an award winning artist, jeweler, designer and master craftsman whose work is on display at the Santa Fe Gallery in Fish Creek.

Born in Gallup, New Mexico in 1965 and raised in Tohatchi, New Mexico, Begay designed his first piece of jewelry at age 10, learning from his mother and uncle. In more than 20 years as a jewelry designer and craftsman, he has become a master in every aspect of the design and manufacturing process.

In the artistry of Calvin Begay, the stunning beauty of the untamed West is reflected in the combination of color and design that create unforgettable pieces of wearable art. He has a unique ability to translate traditional Navajo inlay techniques into jewelry that reflects his Native American heritage, yet have elegant and contemporary flair. Begay continually innovates and updates his designs, working in both gold and silver, and adding new motifs and stones to his repertoire.

The Santa Fe Shop is located at 4147 Main Street in Fish Creek. For more information call 920.868.4300.