Cherokee Nation’s Tribal Registration Office is temporarily closed to in-person assistance and will reopen on Monday, November 1st.
More information on the Tribal Registration website.

Cherokee Arts Center

212 S. Water Street Tahlequah, OK 74464

Artist Loan Program

The Artist Loan Program offers low-interest loans to qualified artists to purchase materials and equipment, booth fees, and travel expenses to art shows.

The applicant will need to provide the following:

  • Loan application
  • Collateral
  • Income statement
  • Copy of tribal card
  • Copy of driver's license
  • Artist's statement

Please contact us for more information.


  • Credit Application
    Credit application for applying for a new loan through the Commerce Services department.