Tyra Naha Tewawina

Tyra Tewawina
Tyra Tewawina

Tyra Naha Tewawina is a traditional potter from the Hopi-Tewa pottery families. Her mother was Rainy Naha, her grandmother Helen Naha (the first Feather Woman), her great-grandmother Paqua Naha was the original Frog Woman.

Tyra signs her pottery with a combination of the family feather and the spider which represents her clan.

Geometric design on a polychrome seedpot
Polychrome seedpot with geometric design
5 1/2 in H by 6 1/2 in Dia
Bear claw and geometric designs on a polychrome jar
Polychrome jar with bear claw and geometric designs
3 1/2 in H by 7 in Dia
Pottery photos courtesy of Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery

Hopi Potters