Shaped by Her Hands: Potter Maria Martinez (Hardcover)

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The most renowned Native American Indian potter of her time, Maria Poveka Martinez learned pottery as a child under the guiding hands of her Ko-ōo, her aunt. She grew up to discover a new firing technique that turned her pots black and shiny, and made them--and Maria--famous. This inspiring story of family and creativity illuminates how Maria's belief in sharing her love of clay brought success and joy from her New Mexico Pueblo to people all across the country.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780807575994
ISBN-10: 0807575992
Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company
Publication Date: April 1st, 2021
Pages: 32
Language: English