Is an active potter from. Who works with polychrome ollas, jars and bowls. Adrian Trujillo also comes from a long line of sculptors/potters. A noted Acoma Pueblo Potter, he comes from a distinguished line of potters including Sarah Garcia of the Turkey Clan and his mother Jesse Garcia. His work is featured in the renowned Native American Museum in Washington DC.
Steeped in a tradition that dates back thousands of years, he uses all natural materials that are gathered from tribal lands. Each vessel is created in the time-honored manner, hand coiled, shaped and molded with gourd scrapers, smoothed with a stone and painted with a slip of fine clay and water. One of the more notable traits of Trujillos work is its size and his intricate line drawings done with a yucca brush. This beautifully shaped olla uses deer heartline motif on two sides and the bear motif on two sides with monochrome starburst matrix. Solid colors and beautiful shape measuring approx.
12 tall by 13 wide. It is in excellent condition without any cracks, repairs or chips. It has a tiny dimple in the clay between the legs on one the deer images (last pic #12).The item "Native American Handmade Acoma Pueblo Pot by Adrian Trujillo" is in sale since Monday, May 29, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1935-Now\Pottery". The seller is "myroomwithaview" and is located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. This item can be shipped to United States, Australia, Japan, China.