Independent Artists in Silver City, New Mexico

Ann Alexander

Clay and natural materials - mixed media art. La Bella Terra studio open by appointment.

Marsha Banas - ARF-art

715 N Bayard St, SC, 941-830-6789, facebook

Whimsical resin clay dog sculptures made with beads, repurposed jewelry and found items.
Artwork at The Place, 201 N Bullard.

Barker Manning, 720-506-0079

Colorful and whimsical, Barker’s art brings a smile to your heart.  Primitive and post-modern paintings, a colorist expressing her love for Man’s Best Friend. At Creative Hands Roadside Attraction Art Gallery.

Lydia Bennett
575-313-5872  |  1012 N. Corbin Street

Mosaic Tile Art

Tom Boblett
575-574-2286  |

Silver City Photographer
Silver City has re-invigorated my pursuit of photography - new people, new landscapes, new colors.

Jean Bohlender
Painter in oil & watercolor. Landscapes, westerns and figuratives.

Burro Mountain Arts
Kim Muller
985-264-2818 [ Website ]

Casual New Mexican bohemian style jewelry made from leather, gemstones, seed beads, copper and silver.  Can be seen at The Place on the corner of Bullard and Broadway.


Bill Blakemore, Moon Struck
575-654-5316  |  501 Covellite Dr., Tyrone, NM

Mostly self-taught, I learned many skills from Dan Finch, a master potter in Bailey, North Carolina.
At this point in my pottery, I enjoy combining glazes.


Suzi Calhoun

Contemporary, fun, functional pottery and fiber arts including knitting, weaving and quilting.

Corrective Art - Steve & PJ Robowski

Contemporary stained glass that also includes 3-dimensional cubes, jewels, optical lenses and other treasures.

Dancing Threads Handwovens
Susan Porter
[ Website ]

I weave for people: wearables like scarves, shawls and ponchos, and functional pieces like towels and table runners. I am passionate about color and hand-dye many of my yarns.

Julie Enos

Former Arts Administrator & Tourism Director, Ms. Enos  art encompasses photography and found object metal sculpture.

Fe Va Fotos - Sandy Feutz
575-590-1588 [ Website ]

Capturing a moment in time through my photography gives me great joy and enables me to share those special visual experiences.

Fe Va Fotos - Tom Vaughan
[ Website ]

Wildlife, events, people, old structures – all are subjects for my lens!

Penny Flick
315-767-1961 [

Abstract encaustic paintings inspired by New Mexico. Available at The Place at the Palace Gallery.

Four Directions Weaving
575-263-3830 [ Website ]

Donna Foley contemporary southwest tapestries using natural dyes on lustrous wool and silk/wool yarns, traditional dyes from indigo, cochineal and madder root, local Gila area plants. Alpaca scarves, shawls, and leather/wool purses.

Gretchen Haas
The Barking Dog Studio
Mixed media using many different types of recycled materials and also collage pieces.  Open by appointment.  Now showing at the The Place, 201 N Bullard.

Teryl Deans Hartman
211 N Texas, Silver City, 307-871-8348

Teryl’s humorous and whimsical clay pieces will tickle your funny bone.  Each piece is individually thrown and sculpted or painted.  Her work can be seen at Mariah’s Copper Quail, corner of Yankie and Texas St.

Fidel Hinojosa - The Coop

Oil and acrylic paintings. Fidel’s focus is the New Mexico landscape.

Michèle Jenkinson
[ Website ]

Landscape oil paintings, available at Soul River Studio in Silver City.  Contact through


James Kane
575-574-8394   [ Website ]

James Kane is both a painter and sculpture, with a primary interest in the latter.  His work spans many years of working serially, moving joyously toward simplification and clarification, striving toward the essence of his ideograph.  He works primarily in bronze and wood.

Janey Katz - ReinCARnART


Critters from the “Hood” cut from old truck roofs and hoods. Each dog, cat, pig, rabbit, etc. has the make & year of the vehicle it was cut from, hand written on it’s “bell.y”


Kerr Studio - Rebecca Kerr

Rebecca (Becky) Kerr graduated from Metro Technical CC in 1984 with an Associates Degree in Commercial Art, later studied Photography and Computer Graphics.  Now retired, enjoying life while painting and pursuing other crafts.


Karen Lauseng  [ Website ]

Jewelry, Mosaics and mixed media.

Phoebe Lawrence

575-313-7278  [ Website ]

Phoebe Lawrence’s functional and sculptural clay work often reflects her New Mexican heritage; celebrates grace and joy in the creative process; and focuses on form, unique glaze combinations and surface texture. Shows at Copper Quail Gallery.

Teri Matelson
[ Website ]

Prisma Color Pencil drawings on Stonehenge paper.

Shona N. Naccarati
520-419-2102 | 9660 N. Horizon Vista Place

Snapshot artist.

Chance Rovski

A brush to canvas American craftsman, Chance Rovski, blends characteristics of urban street works and modern abstract designs.

Spirit Glass Studio
Susan Rice
575 388-1082 [ Website ]

Beautiful stained glass to bring light to your life! Mariah’s Copper Quail Gallery and The Place in Silver City.

Gay Scheibl
520-603-5666Website ]

“Pets, People & Plein Air”, heirloom portraiture of animals and people. Represented by Soul River Gallery with plein air and landscapes.

Rita Sherwood
575-388-5262 [ Website ]

Rita loves to work in many media.  She paints in oil, acrylic and watercolor.  Mixed media and found art are some of her most treasured work.  She has dabbled in pottery and fiber arts. Her work can be seen at The Place, 201 North Bullard St. in Silver City.


Patricia Taber
575 534-0879 Website ]

Plein air landscapes of the southwest. Interpreting natural scenes through oil and watercolor.

Jo Thomas

Jo Thomas’ collection of indoor and outdoor mixed media and modern mosaic art may be found at Mariah's Copper Quail Gallery.

Ergle Urbon

Acrylic painting on canvas & mixed media;  pencils, pastels, watercolor.  Sometimes my paintings represent vibrant life energy whilst other pictures can be more serene, embodying a saintly patience & embracing solitude.

Keith Scott Walden
575-537-2108  [ Website ]

Hand painted and stenciled lamp shades on translucent parchment-like paper. Heirloom, contemporary and custom designs, with or without a unique base.

Maryam Weidner


Ceramic sculpture inspired by Maryam’s love of nature, stories and The Devine.

Myron Weckwerth

Gourds grown by artist and decorated with artist oil paints, and southwest ornaments, are available at Finn’s Gallery.
For abstract and oriental paintings, please contact the artist.

Judy’s Handmade Art
Judy Wuthrich


A mixed media artist, Judy incorporates upcycled objects into her art, which includes pet portraits, paper collages, alcohol ink paintings and bottle art dolls.