valley is rich with gifted artists and craftsmen. Native American
and Hispanic weavings, a rich variety of po3tery, tinsmiths,
carved wooden furniture and decorations, and paintings abound.
Northern New Mexico is a photographers paradise with mountains,
rivers, and the rich colors in our mesas.
The food of northern New Mexico is distinct
from other areas of the state/nation. Our Native American
and Hispanic food has a flavor of its own that draws people
from great distances.
The city of Española has a population
of 9,688 within the city limits. However the Española
Valley boasts of 30,000 people living within a 15 mile radius
of the church. and a market base of 65,000.
To learn more about the Espanola Valley,
you can check out the Espanola
Chamber of Commerce.