Our Artists and Their Art

Leather, Totes, Ottomans & Pillows and Pine Needle Baskets and Furniture

CWA has two leather artists, one sewing and one Pine Needle Basket weaver.

Lydia Verdugo of Leather Works of Tucson creates a variety of beautiful work for men and women: wallets, guitar straps, purses, belts, and more to order.

Sherri Cleveland of Gypsy Stone & Leather focuses on pet collars, key chains and more. 

Janis Warne combines her  love of pottery, stones and Pine Needle Baskets

Becky Zimmerman sews Hassocks, totes and pillows, many with cat designs.

Mary K Pyle of Play A New Tune recycles furniture with a creative touch,

Glass & Pottery works

Diane C. Taylor creates fused glass work including bowls, coaster, jewelry and so much more. 

Eneida Colon creates art objects in stained glass. Boxes, lamps etc.

Tamara Hagenah creates colorful pottery.

Sharon Evans Studio S'Evans: Charcoal, Reverse painting on Glass, and her new ZENglass 


Gale Thomssen of Designs by Gale creates jewelry using metals, beads, fossils, and stones. She also teaches copper classes. 

Emily Hall of Desert Designs by Emily uses cholla, stones and beads.

Pam Conner is a true master beadweaver. 

Diane C Taylor uses fused glass for necklaces and earrings.

Vera Schlickter use gemstones in her creations.

Sharon Evans creates with reverse painting on glass

Giac d'Acquist - Fine Silver Jewelry

Photography and cards

Peter Conner Photgraphyis our worldwide photographer. He captures the moment. He also has cards of his photos.

 Tracy Foltz Zinna Sky Studio creates southwest greeting cards.

Cholla Lamps, Wood and Pewter

Ron Gildea is our master at creating lamps. Using the desert cholla, he builds his lamps and candles sticks using LED lights and custom stands.

Jim Beaman - Wood turning is the craft of using the wood lathe and hand tools to cut the shape and hollow. It is then burned and colored using archival ink art pens.

Don Norris is know as the Hummingbird Man creating wire and pewter or silver sculptures. 

Bill Austen is our King of Cedar, with boxes, chess sets and tables, pens and much more.

Wall Art

Sharon Evans of Studio S'Evans uses charcoal to create master works of art. She also teaches drawing. Reverse Painting on Glass

Carmen L. Armstrong uses acrylics to create her work. She is best known as an Artist, Art educator-Professor-Author.

Chandika Tazouz is world famous  with her paintings and drawings depicting Indigenous Peoples of the World.