Delmar Tenorio

Delmar Tenorio is a traditional potter from Santo Domingo Pueblo. Since he married painter Trini Pena, he collaborates with her often. However, Delmar also works as a firefighter for the US Forest Service and he spends a significant part of each year away from home (and not producing pottery).

Traditional designs on a polychrome bowl
Polychrome bowl with traditional designs
3 in H by 8 1/2 in Dia
Traditional designs on a polychrome bowl
Polychrome bowl with traditional designs
2 in H by 13 in Dia
Traditional designs on a black and white bowl
Black and white bowl with traditional designs
 
Traditional designs on a polychrome bowl
Polychrome bowl with traditional designs
3 in H by 8 in Dia
Traditional designs on a black and white bowl
Black and white bowl with traditional designs
 
Geometric design on a polychrome jar
Polychrome jar with a geometric design
6 3/4 in H by 5 in dia
Traditional designs on a black and white jar
Black and white jar with traditional designs
 
Bird, corn and geometric design on a polychrome jar
Polychrome jar with bird, corn and geometric design
8 1/4 in H by 4 3/4 in Dia
Geometric design on a polychrome jar
Polychrome jar with geometric design
7 in H by 4 1/2 in Dia
Geometric design inside and out on a polychrome bowl
Polychrome bowl with geometric design inside and out
3 in H by 8 1/4 in Dia
Black and white geometric design on a polychrome jar
Polychrome jar decorated with a black and white geometric design
9 3/4 in H by 9 3/4 in Dia
By Delmar and Trini:
Butterfly and geometric designs on a polychrome plate
Polychrome plate with butterfly and geometric designs
3/4 in H by 7 in Dia
Bird design on a plate
Plate with bird design
1/2 in H by 9 3/4 in Dia
Butterfly and geometric design on a polychrome plate
Polychrome plate with butterfly and geometric design
 
Feather and geometric design on a plate
Plate with feather and geometric design
1/4 in H by 8 1/4 in Dia
Pottery photos courtesy of Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery