Lane Jensen, Navajo/Maricopa
Lane a hoop dancer and a fancy feather dancer began demonstrating these unique dance styles in his hometown of Holbrook, Arizona. Overtime, he learned additional intertribal dance styles such as the grass dance and the chicken dance.
His competitive advantage continues to resonate with his dance group. As 2018 Senior Divison World Champion Hoop Dancers, his children follow in his foot steps as champion dancers.
Notable Performances include:
Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix Arizona
Grand Canyon West Enterprise, Arizona
Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, Washington DC
Calgary Stampede Theatre Show
As an entrepreneur Lane is also a tailor, his work can be recognized throughout Indian County, wheather it is Native American regalia, moccasins, handbags or dance accessories.
It was his vision to design and fashion accessories and handbags. Today his business has catapulted and they are the most unique forms of artistry in the market today. Throughout the year his handbags can be seen at the Indian Markets in Santé Fe Indian and Heard Museum.