Indian Pottery

Indian Pottery

We sell high quality hand crafted Indian Pottery from the Navajo (or Dine'), Hopi and Pueblo tribes and also from Casas Grandes ( Mata Ortiz ).

Mata Ortiz Pottery

Mata Ortiz Pottery was inspired by a new artistic movement due to the efforts of Juan Quezada. Juan Quezada is the self-taught creator of modern Mata Ortiz pottery.Mata Ortiz pots are hand coiled without the use of a pottery wheel. The shaping & polishing of the clay to the hand painted designs is entirely done by hand, with brushes made from children's hair. All of the materials and tools originate from supplies available locally. The fuel for the Low temp firing is grass-fed cow manure or split wood. Each characteristic comes from an ancient pottery tradition.

Dazzler Mata Ortiz Pottery

We sell high quality Genuine Dazzler Mata Ortiz Pottery by Mata Ortiz Potters from the Casas Grandes region of Mexico. Dazzler Mata Ortiz Pottery is hand painted without the use of any stencils of any kind with fine lines that cover most or all of the pot. Each Dazzler pot always has an eye catching design due to there amazing paint jobs.

Effigy Mata Ortiz Pottery

Effigy Mata Ortiz Pottery, or Animal Pottery, captures the spirit of animals. Effigy pottery represents creatures or people in three-dimensional form. Mata Ortiz pottery such as effigy pottery provides an income for the people of Mata Ortiz.

Black on Black Mata Ortiz Pottery

We have a great selection high quality Black on Black Mata Ortiz Pottery. Black on Black Mata Ortiz Pottery has become increasingly more collectible than any other style Mata Ortiz Pottery.

Polychrome Mata Ortiz Pottery

We have a huge selection of high quality hand coiled authentic Polychrome Mata Ortiz Pottery to choose from. Polychrome Pottery pieces were one of the first type of pots created by Juan Quezada.

Turquoise Mata Ortiz Pottery

Our Turquoise Mata Ortiz Pottery is a Mata Ortiz pot covered in genuine chips of turquoise with offerings to the spirits. A hand coiled pot covered in genuine Turquoise chips adorned with animal carvings, offerings to the animal spirits, for spiritual prayer.

Horse Hair Indian Pottery

Horsehair Pottery, an American Indian art form that dates back many many years. Its name implies that it is made using the hair from the main and tail of a horse. It is said that a pueblo potter who had long hair had their hair blow against a piece of pottery when they were removing the Pueblo Made Pottery from the hot kiln, the hair stuck and the the result was so interesting that she duplicated it with hair their a horse's tail. Today many tribes make horsehair pottery, sometimes etched and sometimes decorated with pieces of turquoise;designs are sometimes painted over the horsehair.

Navajo Indian Pottery

Traditional Navajo Indian Pottery was originally fairly thick in appearance, with little or no design and were mainly used to hold water or to use in cooking. Over the last few decades Navajo Indian Pottery designs have changed dramatically. All the Navajo pottery we sell is handmade individually. Today, many Navajo Indian Pottery artists are hand coiling their pieces rather than using a wheel. All carved and etched Navajo Indian Pottery pieces are hand carved and hand painted.

Jemez Indian Pottery

The Jemez people have now been recognized as a great pottery makers. Jemez pottery making was reestablished at Jemez in the early 1980's.The Jemez potters have also been able to bring some modern concepts to their pottery.

Jemez Indian People

The Jemez Pueblo is located about fifty miles Northwest of Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Jemez people are the ancestors of the great Anasazi of the four corners area. Although they have a small population of about 3100 tribal members they hold true to their customs and traditions. The only time non tribal members are permitted to go into the pueblo is when there are feats/festivals and these are rarely announced. Fortunately, Alltribes Native American Art has had the opportunity to personally know some of the pottery artists from Jemez Pueblo.

Wedding Vase Pottery

Most Native American Wedding Vase Pottery used in ceremonies like the wedding vase is considered to be sacred and cannot be sold to the public. Tribal members must give or receive them to each other. Wedding Vase Pottery is different from the American Indian Pottery that is meant enjoyed as works of art. Wedding Vase Pottery is a welcome addition to any Southwest decor home,or office. The Native American Navajo, Hopi, Zuni, Acoma, and Jemez Indian tribes create beautiful handmade, hand painted wedding vases.

Native Americans have been handcrafting jewelry since they first drew inspiration from their natural surroundings and transformed shell and stone into wearable jewelry. Some of the oldest discovered pieces date from over 10,000 years ago. The skilled artisans at Alltribes continue the age-old tradition and create captivating works of art that will surpass your expectations!

Alltribes is one of the rare jewelry stores that has a workshop employing Native American artists creating extraordinary pieces of jewelry on site. While most of our silversmiths are Navajo, we employ artists from a wide variety of backgrounds. Some work from home, on the reservation, and some work here in our shop. Alltribes Native American Art and Jewelry blends ancient history, natural beauty, and unparalleled expertise flawlessly. We are conveniently located near Scottsdale, Mesa and Phoenix, AZ in the historic town of Gilbert. Unfortunately, due to Covid and other factors, we are unable to take walk in customers at this time. We are more than happy to offer curbside pickup if you are in the area, give us a call.

Our Jewelry

The design and quality of our Silver and Turquoise jewelry are unmatched and stand far above the rest. Turquoise conveys a special meaning as it has for centuries and in populations across the globe. Turquoise signifies healing, spirit and good fortune. With masterful techniques, our artisans incorporate this semi-precious stone into beautiful and intricate designs, drawing customers from around the world.

You can own a piece of Native American artistry without spending a fortune. Alltribes provides deep discounts because we don't purchase our jewelry elsewhere. Our in-house artists and silversmiths create custom pieces without the extra expenses of middlemen, shipping and tariffs.

Our Local History

Gilbert, AZ provides the ideal location for crafting our Native American jewelry. The Navajo and Hopi Indian tribes have inhabited nearby lands for many thousands of years. Their eternal respect for natural beauty and their innate talent shines through in every handcrafted piece of jewelry.

Our dazzling, Sleeping Beauty Turquoise comes from a nearby mine in Globe, AZ. This unique and exceedingly rare turquoise is renowned for its hardness, durability, and gorgeous color. Our artisans preserve the natural beauty of this precious stone, so you can admire its elegance for years to come. A hand buffed polish protects the stones and heightens its natural beauty.

Our Tradition

In addition to Native American jewelry, Alltribes upholds the ancient traditions of Native Americans by offering more than remarkable jewelry. We offer a wide variety of Native American Cultural Art including authentic Hopi Kachina dolls, pueblo pottery, Navajo Wool Rugs, hand-dyed leather belts, dreamcatchers, tomahawks and other Southwestern and Native American artifacts, to beautify your home and your life. It is our pleasure, to help spread knowledge about the Native American culture to the general public.

As part of our continuing effort to inform and inspire, we offer a vast array of in-depth knowledge for those who want to learn more about Native Americans and the Southwest. Our online knowledge center is free for all and includes some of the most interesting and complete information available online.

Alltribes has been serving our valued customers for over 50 years, so you can rest assured that when you have a question or concern, we'll be right here, ready to help. When you purchase something online today, you never know if the company will still be there, next week or next month.

Alltribes' reputation and longstanding experience ensure you get more than just jewelry – you get a wealth of seasoned knowledge and exceptional service…..that you can count on! We consider our customers to be part of our extended family and we're proud to say that our family now spans continents. We'd love to have you join us!

In addition to our local Native American products, we offer distinguished wares, sourced from Native American tribes across the U.S. Navajo, Hopi, Zuni and other Native American artists provide one-of-a-kind items that we proudly offer to you, at direct to you prices!

Alltribes is much more than just a manufacturer, store and knowledge center. We keep a jewelry workshop on site. If you want a custom design, our silversmiths will work with you to turn your dream into reality. Have an idea for something new? Talk with our artisans and discuss how to bring it to fruition. And should your beloved jewelry ever need to be repaired, we help with that, too.

Whether you're a Native American enthusiast, a collector, a designer or simply someone who loves beauty, Alltribes showcases a diverse collection of superior artifacts, sure to satisfy even the most selective customer.