Raven Makes Gallery

Native American & First Nations Artwork and Jewelry

Explore and enjoy our gallery's ever-growing range of fine art and jewelry from the Southwest, Plains, First Nations and Alaska Native artists. Rich in tradition, contemporary ideas and renewed perspectives, our artists--from museum quality masters to innovative new talent-- continue to offer positive energy and beauty to art collectors worldwide.  

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Alaska Native Artists Show this Weekend!

Alaska Native Artists Show this Weekend!

April 26 - 28; three day show; Friday evening opening reception, demonstrations Saturday, exhibit and sales through Sunday.  

Come, learn, explore the art of the Arctic and gain new insight direct from these innovative and highly collected artists.

Enjoy live music, refreshments and open galleries for our Friday evening Art Stroll as galleries along Hood Avenue kick off our Spring Season!

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Arctic Art and Transformations

Arctic Art and Transformations

In the very earliest time
When both people and animals lived on earth
A person could become an animal if he wanted to
and an animal could become a human being.
Sometimes they were people
and sometimes animals
and there was no difference.
All spoke the same language
That was the time when words were like magic.
The human mind had mysterious powers.
A word spoken by chance might have strange consequences.
It would suddenly come alive
and what people wanted to happen could happen–
all you had to do was say it.
Nobody could explain this:
That’s the way it was.

Elder Nalungiaq, Inuit woman (Knud Rasmussen, The Netsalik Eskimos)

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