Tammie Allen

Tammie Allen is a Jicarilla Apache potter who produces micaceous clay jars and pots. She was born in Blanco, New Mexico in 1964 and attended Coronado High School in Gallina, New Mexico on her way to earning a Bachelor of Humanities degree at the College of Santa Fe. Working with micaceous clay pottery since 1995, she entered the SWAIA Santa Fe Indian Market in 2005 and earned 1st and 3rd Place ribbons in her division that year.

Decorative rim on an organic opening in a golden micaceous jar
Golden micaceous jar with a decorative rim around an organic opening
3 3/4 in H by 7 1/4 in Dia
Organic opening on a golden micaceous melon jar
Golden micaceous melon jar with an organic opening
5 1/4 in H by 6 in Dia
An organic opening on a golden micaceous jar
Golden micaceous jar with an organic opening
4 1/4 in H by 8 1/4 in Dia
Micaceous jar with a double mouth
Golden micaceous jar with a double mouth
4 in H by 5 in Dia
Decorative rim around the organic opening on a golden micaceous jar
Golden micaceous jar with a decorative rim around an organic opening
3 1/4 in H by 7 in Dia
Carved base and an organic opening on an orange micaceous bowl
Orange micaceous bowl with a carved base and an organic opening
5 1/2 in H by 11 3/4 in Dia
Pottery photos are courtesy of Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery