Custom Gifts

  • Creations by Lauren

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    921 Rosilee Ln
    Rapid City, SD 57701

    Located just East of the Black Hills near Rapid City, South Dakota, we specialize in custom designed, museum quality Native American traditional style beadwork. Since 1986, our items have appeared at the Miss Native American Pageant, the Miss America Pageant, and in the Hollywood production of "Lonesome Dove" and the Turner Network production of "Crazy Horse".Whether you require a fully beaded dance outfit or a small amulet bag, each item receives the same detailed attention. We offer our customers the personal attention not normally available in large galleries. No request is too large or too small and each piece is guaranteed to please our customers.

    Directions: South down Haines Ave, then east onto Rosilee lane

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  • Loy Allen Glass

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    345 Jennings Ave.
    Hot Springs, SD 57747

    Loy Allen is a South Dakota native who returned to the Black Hills after studying design at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale (B.A., 1975). After learning basic lampworking in South Dakota, Ms. Allen studied advanced glass techniques at the Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina and at The Studio at the Corning Museum of Glass in New York. She has been self-employed as a flameworker since 1979.

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