Descendants of Pasqualita Gutierrez

Santa Clara Pueblo

Pasqualita Gutierrez was the younger sister of Serafina Tafoya. After their mother died, she was raised by Serafina as though she was one of Sarafina's own children. That's how she learned to make pottery, too.

Some of the above info is drawn from Pueblo Indian Pottery, 750 Artist Biographies, by Gregory Schaaf, © 2000, Center for Indigenous Arts & Studies

Other info is derived from personal contacts with family members and through ongoing searches of the Internet and carefully scrutinizing any new data found.

Santa Clara Pueblo Potters