Dolorita Galvin Pino was a daughter of Asencion Herrera and Jose Galvan. She was known for her traditional style of Zia pottery. She was Tobacco Clan and began making pottery around 1941. She learned from her mother and grandmother. She has passed her knowledge on to her children and grandchildren. Dolorita said she enjoys making pottery, because "it keeps me self-employed at home, and gives me a break from housework. These things are important."