Acoma Native American Hand Coiled Pottery by Stevens SKU#216819. This is a handcrafted Acoma Clay Pot by noted artist Sharon Stevens. Sharon Stevens also known as Butterfly or Turquoise is a member of the Bear Clan. She was born into the Acoma Pueblo 1960. Sharon was inspired to continue the long lived family tradition of making pottery from her grandmother, the late Lolita Garcia, and her mother Rosita Stevens.Lolita and Rosita taught Sharon on the fundamentals of hand making traditional pottery using the ancient methods of their ancestors. Sharon began experimenting with clay at the age of 15. Sharon specializes in the hand coiled Acoma Ollas.
She gathers her clay and other natural pigments from within the grounds of the Acoma Pueblo. Then she cleans the clay, mixes, hand coils, shapes, paints and fires her pottery. She fashions a yucca stem into a brush and paints her pottery using the natural pigments she gathered along with her clay.
SSharon signs her pottery S. Stevens, followed by a bear paw to denote her Clan origin.This hand coiled work of art measures 8.5 inches tall and is 32 inches in circumference at the widest point. The opening is approximately 6 inches around. You will receive the exact item pictured. We have taken pictures of this specific, individual item which is the exact item you will receive. A Certificate of Retail Value is available upon request. We specialize in enjoying the artistry and skill of all things Southwest. From Native American Indian jewelry to kachinas and pottery, we continually seek to find items that we enjoy and we hope that you enjoy them too. Shortly thereafter we discovered that there was a great deal of passion for Native American artistry and we began getting requests for many other sorts of jewelry. We now carry many different items, and are constantly looking to grow our store to include more and more wonderful items. Thank you for visiting us! We are nothing without the skill and artistry that each of our passionate artists brings with them to each item. We also understand that you bring a similar passion and appreciation for each of these pieces.
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Our goal is to make your shopping experience exciting, fun, and easy to understand. The item "Acoma Native American Hand Coiled Pottery by Stevens SKU#216819" is in sale since Friday, May 20, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1935-Now\Pottery".
The seller is "turquoisecanyon" and is located in USA. This item can be shipped worldwide.