Mary Lou Davis, Diné Potter, Navajo Nation

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Diné artist Mary Lou Davis of the Navajo Nation is an accomplished potter. As she follows tradition in making pottery, many of her vessels are used by her people for ceremonial functions. This is seen throughout her family and her mom, Kate Davis, is also skilled potter. Kate Davis learned pottery making as a child from her grandmother, Selena Williams. She has followed the time-honored practices of the craft as taught by her grandmother.

Relative Links: Diné – Navajo, Kate DavisSouthwest Indian Pottery, Contemporary Pottery

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