Foutz Trading Company was established in 1989 by Bill Foutz in Shiprock, NM after working most of his life as a US licensed and bonded Indian Trader on the Navajo Indian Reservation. His family has had Trading Posts on the Navajo Indian Reservation for over 100 years. They have been and continue to be one of the most recognized leaders in the wholesale distribution of Navajo rugs, Sand paintings, and well as other types of Navajo and Native American Arts and Crafts.
SignatureThings.com has a new partnership with Foutz Trading Company to market their Authentic Native American products.
Each product will include a Certificate of Authenticity that it has been produced by an Native American.
Each product will also include a picture of the Artist, Craft-person that created the product.
Each product is fairly priced so that the maximum advantage goes to the Artist, Craft-person that created the product.
Born for the Many Goats Clan and to her maternal Arrow People Clan, Peggy Rock Black learned to weave from her mother, grandmother, and sister. Her husband, Eddie, assists in gathering the sumac and preparing it for weaving. While she weaves baskets with many beautiful designs, Peggy is known for creating “collage” baskets containing figures from many sacred stories, ceremonies, historical events, and the surrounding landscape. Peggy’s baskets won have many awards, but she does not think of herself as a competitive person. "I only want to try different designs," she explains, "I want to experience the designs."