Jessie Garcia was the mother of Anita Lowden and Stella Shutiva and the mother-in-law of Sarah Garcia. She was active in making pottery from the 1930s to the 1990s. Jessie Garcia is one of the great names in Acoma pottery. Between 1950 and 1970, she along with Lucy Lewis and Marie Z. Chino and Lolita Concho led the revival of Acoma pottery. Jessie is best known for her black-on-white revival vessels and figurative pottery.