James Little Wounded: Symbols & Color

The expressive imagery and powerful colors Minneconjou Lakota artist James Little Wounded uses in his artwork are not only beautiful, but they are also filled with meaning. In this snippet, James e…
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James Little Wounded: Find Your Own Way

"Find your own way. Love and know your culture". In this snippet of Rose's interview with artist James Little Wounded, he shares his insight, experience, and gives some great advice to our younger…
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The Heartbeat of the Drum

The other day I was searching through our archives and came across an amazing story about the power of the drum and the unmistakable beauty of its voice.This essay was written by our Native Gallery Di…
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Remembering Chief Sitting Bull

This month marks the anniversary of the death of the legendary Hunkpapa Lakota Chief, Sitting Bull (Thathanka Iyotake). He is remembered among the Lakota as an inspirational leader and fearless warrio…
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Lakota Nation Invitational Art Show

Celebrating their their 35th anniversary in the Rapid City area, the Lakota Nation Invitational (LNI) honors this milestone with the theme "Year of Unity" and promises an exciting display of high scho…
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Unique Gift Ideas

Ahhhh…the holiday season - a mix of holiday cheer, enjoyable outings with friends and family, secretive shopping excursions…and (as time ticks away and you still have a few it-can't-be-just-any-ol-…
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Super Saturday Book Signings

Yes, its that time of year again…time to don on your shopping shoes and spread some holiday cheer as Downtown Rapid City businesses celebrate one of the biggest and best shopping days of the season wi…
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A Thanksgiving Message

I recently had to explain to a nice fellow from Switzerland the meaning of Thanksgiving here in the US. It was interesting to explain this...The simplest & easiest way to explain the origins of Thanks…
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Sticks Trunk Show

Welcoming the whimsical hand carved imagery, beautiful color schemes, and delightful designs of Sticks®, we are celebrating the introduction of our new collection with a "Trunk Show", November 25 - 26…
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