A Shared Blanket
Next to the train depot, A Shared Blanket represents Native American art and artifacts including Zuni fetishes, Navajo weavings, baskets, jewelry, pottery, knives, paintings, sculpture and books. Friendly staff. Seven days a week. 104 E. Fifth St., 247-9210, www.asharedblanket.com.
Award-winning floral and gift boutique with fresh, long-lasting flowers; custom designs for all occasions; and a creative staff. Extensive gift selection, including Maruca bags, Caldrea bath and body products, local jewelry, candles and home décor. 2075 Main Ave., 247-1633, www.durangoflorist.com.
Artesanos Design Collection
Artesanos offers a variety of fine Mexican furniture, folk art, gifts and home accessories. From Mexico’s talented craftsmen, each piece is selected for its unique design. Handcrafted items from around the globe. Imaginative design ideas. 700 E. Second Ave., 259-5755, www.artesanosdesign.com.
A multimedia art gallery that specializes in designer jewelry, art glass, wall art and much more. Representing local and-regional artists. Unique lines differ from the norm. A wide variety of products and prices. Azul has a bright, friendly atmosphere. 781 Main Ave., 375-7742, www.azulgallery.com.
Where style meets value. Affordable handcrafted furnishings, art, jewelry and more. Many styles, including rustico, reclaimed wood, aspen-log furnishings. Leather sofas, copper sinks, candles, iron accessories and accent chairs. Hand‑sewn, wool-tufted rugs. “New West” art. 742 Main Ave., 375-9666, www.casadecordurango.com.
Diane West Jewelry & Art
Contemporary gallery featuring fine art and award-winning jewelry from around the country, as well as outstanding works from a wide variety of artists. Represents Durango’s talented local artists, as well as artists with national reputations. 820 Main Ave., 385-4444, www.dianewestart.com.
A destination for homes, gifts and gardens. Locally made gourmet foods, sauces and condiments. Dietz is a local business supporting local artists and craftspeople since 1983. They take great pride in the quality and originality of their products and the community they serve and support. 26345 Hwy. 160, 259-5811, www.dietzmarket.com.
Durango Arts Center
A nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing visual and cultural arts for individual and community enrichment, the DAC works to ensure that the arts thrive in the Four Corners region. DAC provides the community with diverse art experiences, educational opportunities and vibrant experiences in the arts. 802 E. Second Ave., 259-2606, www.durangoarts.org.
Earthen Vessel Gallery
“Celebrating All Things Handmade.” Works on display include contemporary jewelry, pottery, metal, art glass, mixed media, wall art, and wearable art from local and nationally known artists. The gallery’s collection of American Craft is eclectic, with a wide range of prices for gift-giving. Downtown. 115 W. Ninth St., 247-1281, www.earthenvessel.com.
Joy Inc. Art and Tea
With stunning contributions from dozens of artists, Joy Inc.’s ever-changing art, photography, jewelry, sculpture, pottery and crafts collection will inspire artists and collectors. In the Durango Arts Center, one’s experience is enhanced by premium teas served by welcoming owners Heidi and Scott Rhea. 802 E. Second Ave., (213) 446-0011, www.joyinc.net.
Karyn Gabaldon Arts
“Elegance… through art and nature” is the phrase that describes this contemporary art gallery featuring local landscapes and Zen paintings by Karyn Gabaldon. Asian-inspired gifts and magnificent jewelry. Interior and exterior sculptures. Since 1980. 680 Main Ave., 247-9018, www.karyngabaldon.com.
Paul Folwell Studio
Longtime local artist Paul Folwell exhibits his stunning landscapes, skiers, dancers and musicians in his studio. Giclées and prints, as well as cards, are available. Commissions are welcome. 8199 County Road 203, 759-4870, www.paulfolwell.com.
Plein Goods shows handcrafts from many cultures, including the work of select regional artists and craftspeople. The unique works are predominately useful objects, arts of daily life. The pieces illustrate beauty, simplicity, elegance and function. Work includes textiles, ceramics, jewelry, wood, glass and basketry. 133 E. Eighth St., (520) 668-8234.
Saul Décor & Furniture
Full-service design center offering flooring (carpet, tile and wood), fine furniture, lighting, window coverings, cabinets and accessories. Designers provide decorating and interior-design services, working from blueprints to -furnish your home. 146 Sawyer Dr., 247-2223, www.saulfurnishings.com.
In the heart of Durango’s vibrant art scene, the gallery showcases the photography of traveling artist Frank Comisar. The images are available in many sizes and media. Frank leads numerous workshops for aspiring photographers. Custom orders are always welcome. 10am–6pm daily except Sundays. 708 Main Ave., 403-5853, www.scenicaperture.com.
Sorrel Sky Gallery
Sorrel Sky Gallery, in historic downtown Durango, specializes in a contemporary blend of regional fine art and jewelry. A unique and exciting gallery experience. Highlighting the stunning jewelry designs of Ben Nighthorse. 828 Main Ave., 247-3555, www.sorrelsky.com.
This gallery is a combined studio, gallery and shop. The space is shared by artisans with talents that include painting, illustration, sculpture, graphic design and more. The artisans engage in creative dialogues with gallery visitors, as well as display and sell their work. 1027 Main Ave., 426-9853, www.anddurango.com.
There’s No Place Like Home
Here in Durango, There’s No Place Like Home is an eclectic mix of Chinese antique furniture, decorative accessories, quirky gift items, uncommon clothing and stunning jewelry. The shop offers unparalleled shopping for locals and visitors alike. 822 Main Ave., 385-7300, www.theresnoplacelikehomeinc.com.
From rustic to refined — a fresh look at home furnishings. Accent pillows, lamps, chandeliers, area rugs and mirrors complement this assortment of furniture. For unique gifts, bedding, table décor and fabulous entertaining. Free personalized interior-design consultation available. 925 Main Ave., 247-1010, www.tippycanoedurango.com.
Traders in Navajo rugs since 1957, the family-owned Toh-Atin Gallery has long been recognized as one of the country’s finest gallery operations. Featuring Native American–made jewelry, kachinas, baskets, prints, paintings, sculpture and pottery, Navajo weavings, and other fine southwestern art. 145 W. Ninth St., 247-8277, www.toh-atin.com.
Ultimate Mountain Living
For “ultimate” relaxation and entertainment, this downtown store offers unique, exclusive lines of wood and patio furniture, billiard tables and game-room furnishings. Olhausen and Brunswick billiards; Tommy Bahama, Homecrest and OW Lee outdoor lines; handcrafted Wood-land Creek Furniture. 858 Main Ave., 247-1461, www.ultimatemountainliving.com.
Upscale, unique additions to downtown, Urban Market specializes in eclectic home furnish-ings and accessories. Stylish and fun. The lines mix modern elements, natural materials and neutral palettes. Inspirational! Gifts, home décor, housewares, furniture and lighting. 865 Main Ave., 259-0472, www.urbanmarketonline.com.
Wildshots features the nature photography of Durangoan Claude Steelman. Stunning images of wildlife and landscapes, with mountain lions, polar bears, bald eagles, wolves and wild mustangs. The gallery offers award-winning images printed in many sizes. Five fine-art photography books as well. The photographer is sometimes caught indoors and invites visitors to be his guest. 842 Main Ave., 259-6265, www.wildshots.com.
World According To Mark
Handcrafted jewelry, pottery, paintings, rustic décor and collectors’ items fill this store. The perfect gift awaits — and it’s reasonably priced. Many superb selections are locally crafted or made on the premises. Mark Jaramillo welcomes visitors to his world. 131 E. Eighth St., 259-2392, www.worldaccordingtomark.com.
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