Tom & Sue Tapia

Tom and Sue Tapia were a husband and wife team of potters working at San Juan Pueblo. Then he died. Sue moved back home to Laguna Pueblo and still makes a few pieces of pottery every year.

Carved geometric design and sgraffito avanyu and geometric design on a red on red jar
Red on red jar decorated with a carved geometric design and sgraffito avanyu and geometric designs
7 1/2 in H by 9 in Dia
Swirl rib design carved into a black micaceous on black jar
Micaceous black on black jar carved with a swirl rib design
3 in H by 3 3/4 in Dia
Signed: Sue Tapia
Pottery photos courtesy of Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery

San Juan Pueblo Potters