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Stella Chavarria Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Pottery

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17th Oct 2014

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Stella Chavarria – Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Potter

Stella is the daughter of famed Santa Clara potter Teresita Naranjo who passed away in early 2000. Stella’s pottery is very much influenced by that of her mother with the...

Annie Baca - Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Pottery

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17th Oct 2014

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Annie Baca – Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Potter

Annie Baca has a fine reputation for her highly polished and finely painted pottery. She is the daughter of a well respected potter, Cresensia Tafoya, who passed away in 2000....

Candelaria Suazo Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Pottery

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16th Oct 2014

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Candelaria Suazo – Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Potter

The following is a statement from Candelaria herself: I am a full blooded Indian from the pueblos of Santa Clara and San Juan. I was inspired to begin making pottery...

Sherry Tafoya Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Pottery

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16th Oct 2014

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Sherry Tafoya – Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Potter

Sherry is one of the many potting daughters of well-known potter, Mida Tafoya. Her grandmother was the revered Santa Clara potter Christina Naranjo. Her sisters who pot include Ethel Vigil,...

Vickie Martinez Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Pottery

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10th Oct 2014

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Vickie Martinez – Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Potter

Vickie was taught to pot by her grandmother, Flora Naranjo and her mother, Barbara Martinez. In the late 1980s she dated Stella Chavarria’s son and both Stella and Teresita Naranjo...

Johanna Herrera & Anthony Baca Santa Clara Pueblo Inidan Pottery

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10th Oct 2014

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Johanna Herrera & Anthony Baca – Santa Clara Pueblo Inidan Potters

This Santa Clara couple, while lacking famous parents or relatives, create fine quality and reasonably priced carved pottery. Their carving and polishing are superior to many more well known (and...

Effie & Orville Garcia Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Potter

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10th Oct 2014

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Effie & Orville Garcia – Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Potter

This couple creates the finest “carved and outlined” style of Santa Clara pottery. The practice of outlining of carved designs was invented by Effie’s mother, Victoria Gutierrez, but Effie and...

Denis Chavarria Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Potter

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10th Oct 2014

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Denis Chavarria – Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Potter

Denise is the daughter of well known potter Stella Chavarria and the granddaughter of famed potter Teresita Naranjo. Her work was reminiscent of Stella’s and Teresita’s for some years but...

Madeline Naranjo & Adrian Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Pottery Garcia

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09th Oct 2014

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Madeline Naranjo – Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Potters

Madeline is a fine young potter who combines an excellent polish with unusual carved designs. She is named for her grandmother (Madeline Naranjo) who is still a well respected potter....