Tyra Naha Tewawina

Hopi

Tyra Tewawina
Tyra Tewawina

Tyra Naha Tewawina is a traditional potter from the Hopi-Tewa Naha/Navasie pottery families. Her mother is Rainy Naha, her grandmother Helen Naha (First Featherwoman). Her great-grandmother Paqua Naha was the original Frogwoman.

Tyra signs her pottery with a combination of the family feather and the spider which represents her clan.


Geometric design on a polychrome seedpot
Polychrome seedpot with geometric design
5.5 in H by 6.5 in Dia
Bat wing and geometric designs on a polychrome jar
Polychrome jar with bat wing and geometric designs
3.5 in H by 7 in Dia
Polychrome jar with a bat wing, scroll and geometric design
Bat wing, scroll and geometric pattern on a polychrome jar
4.25 in L by 4.25 in W by 3.25 in H

Hopi Potters