Snowflake Flower is a granddaughter of Estephinita Herrera and a daughter of Berina Cordero. She is a sister of Ada Suina, Joe Cordero, and Mary Cordero. She learned to make pottery from her mother. She began making pottery in 1977. She is known for her traditional figure and especially her coyote figures. She is also known for the clay prayer feathers which she puts on all her figures which she began while her daughter was in a 16 year coma from which she recovered in 1999.