Mary Cain

Mary Cain was a potter from Santa Clara Pueblo. She learned the traditional way from her mother, Christina Naranjo, and grandmother, Serafina Tafoya. She passed that knowledge on to her own children, Billy, Linda and Joy Cain, and her grandchildren, Autumn Borts and Tammy Garcia.

Avanyu design carved into a black jar
Black jar carved with an avanyu design
3 1/4 in H by 5 in Dia
Pottery photos courtesy of Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery