Melissa Tena

Melissa Tena is a potter from Mata Ortiz. She seems to specialize in multi-colored sgraffito and painted nature motifs.

Sgraffito and painted nature motif on a polychrome jar
Polychrome jar with a sgraffito and painted nature motif
4 3/4 in H by 3 1/4 in Dia
Measurement includes stand
Sgraffito and painted bird, branch and geometric design on a polychrome vase
Polychrome vase decorated with a sgraffito and painted bird, branch and geometric design
4 1/2 in H by 3 1/4 in Dia
Measurement includes stand
Pottery photos courtesy of Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery