Taos Pueblo Native American Indian Pottery Bear - Bernice Naranjo (Various)
Artist: Bernice Naranjo - ( Taos Pueblo )
Dimensions: 4 1/2" Tall x 6" Wide
Description: Traditional hand coiled "Bear" pottery from Taos Pueblo by award winning artist Bernice Naranjo. This piece is spectacular! There are traditional designs all around! These are all sgraffito etched into the pottery! It also has turquoise clusters embedded on each side! Wow! Bernice uses all natural pigments for her paints and gathers her clay twice a year from Pueblo land. She specializes in traditional and contemporary pottery. She is a self taught artist. She is the mother of Dusty Naranjo who is also a noted potter and her grandson is Jonathan Naranjo who is also an award winning potter!