Artist Media Series
Candelaria Suazo is a daughter of potters Joe and Santanita Suazo. Her sisters include Martha Suazo (the wife of Art Cody Haungooah), Margie Naranjo, Mae Tapia, and Shirley Duran. She learned to make pottery from her mother. This jar has a round shoulder and an elongated neck. Around the shoulder is an etched avanyu. In on section is a hummingbird that is two-toned sienna. It is signed on the bottom, “Candelaria Suazo”.