Hopi Jewelry Workshop

2019 hopi

Call yourself a jeweler and complete your very own silver design

April 15–20, 2019

Alongside award-winning Hopi silversmith, Gerald Lomaventema, you will create your very own piece of silver overlay jewelry. Learn not only the techniques of jewelry making, but also the history and evolution of this craft. You will be inspired by Gerald’s story of growing up Hopi, the skills he has acquired, and the Hopi origin stories that inspire his designs.


  • Learn from expert silversmith, Gerald Lomaventema.
  • Work out of the Museum of Northern Arizona with thousand-year old pieces to inspire you.
  • Enjoy a traditional meal at the Hopi Cultural Center.