Black & White Upright Vase
Pahponee has been working with clay since the early 1980's. She is a descendant of the Kickapoo and Potawatomi Nations, originally from the Great Lakes. Her Kickapoo name, "Pahponee" translates into Snow Woman. Pahponee is a self-taught clay artist who has re-learned the traditional pottery methods of her woodland culture as well as learning contemporary pottery making techniques. Today, Pahponee is one of the top Native American potters. She is recognized by her peers and continues to receive awards from nationally juried shows. She continues to experiment with new techniques always striving for excellence in her work. Pottery by Pahponee is still recognizably hers. It has a consistency in grace, beauty, and is meticulous in design. Measure about 3 inches in height.