San Ildefonso Bowl
by Blue Corn (Crucita Calabaza)
About the pottery
San Ildefonso Bowl.
About Blue Corn (Crucita Calabaza)
Blue Corn was born in 1921 into the San Idefonso pueblo. He parents died while she was attending Santa Fe Indian
School and she was adopted by Ramona Sanchez Gonzales. She began making pots at the young age of 3 and some of her favorite designs are:
Avanyu, feathers in a row, turtles, and rain clouds. She is known for her polychrome pieces, but also worked in red on red and black on