Virginia Garcia

As the youngest sister of Tina and Greg Garcia, Virginia Garcia is a niece of Angela Baca and a granddaughter of Severa Tafoya. Her mother, Lydia Tafoya, was from Santa Clara Pueblo, her father, Santiago Garcia, from San Juan Pueblo. Virginia grew up on Santa Clara Pueblo watching her mother, her grandmother and her aunt make pottery.

Virginia has been producing pottery since 1987 and specializes in redware and blackware jars, bowls and vases.

Fluted rim on a polished red jar
Polished red jar with fluted rim
7 1/4 in H by 7 in Dia
Bear paw imprint on a polished black jar
Polished black jar decorated with a bear paw imprint
6 1/2 in H by 7 in Dia
Plain red jar well polished
Plain polished red jar
2 1/2 in H by 5 1/2 in Dia
Plain red jar highly polished
Highly polished undecorated red jar
3 1/4 in H by 7 3/4 in Dia
3 bear paw imprints on a polished red jar
Polished red jar decorated with three bear paw imprints
5 in H by 7 in Dia
Pottery photos courtesy of Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery