Pino-Cheromiah, June – Jar with Clouds, Sunset Design and Fluted Rim
June Pino Cheromiah is a granddaughter of Mary Antonio and a daughter of James Pino and Zelda Chaplin Pino. She learned to make pottery from Rachel Concho, Paul Lucario, Mildred Antonio, and Barbara & Joseph Cerno. Each piece is coil-built from native clay and painted with bee-weed and clay slips. This jar has a fluted rim. Above the shoulder are cloud designs. Below the shoulder are fine-line sunset designs highlighted with red clay. It is signed on the bottom, “June Pino”.