Garcia, Jason – “Tewa Tales of Suspense! #91 May 1678” Clay Tile

13" x 8.5"

$ 2,200.00

This is a detailed clay tile by Jason Garcia.  Jason has won numerous awards for his works in clay along with his Pueblo Revolt serigraph series.  This piece is made from native clay and painted with native clay slips.  This piece is part of his  “Tewa Tales of Suspense” series.  Each piece is inspired by graphic novels and early comic book art and the Pueblo Revolt of 1680.  This tile has the date of “May 1678”, which is before the Pueblo Revolt. The two runners have the knotted cords in their hands.  They are preparing and planning for the Revolt under the leadership of Po’Pay.  In the background are Jason’s signature clouds, along with his raincloud.  Overall, Jason has created exceptional detail in this piece and great coloration!   His piece is signed with his Tewa name, Okuu Pin, which means Turtle Mountain.  This tile is hand-built from native clay.  All of the colors are derived from Native clay and traditionally fired.