Artist Media Series
Naranjo, Karen – Asymmetric Bowl with Three Yei Figures
4"w x 1.5"h
Karen Naranjo is the mother of potter Johnathan Naranjo. She learned to make pottery from her ex-mother-in-law Bernice Naranjo. This small bowl has a wide shoulder and asymmetric opening. The entire piece is fully polished and fired brown in coloration. On the top are three Yei figures. They are surrounded by clouds, rain, and bear paw designs. On the bottom is a plant and river pattern. It is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Karen Naranjo”. It is in very good condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair.