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Mata Ortiz by Jose Loya, *Mata Ortiz pottery, also known as Casas Grandes pottery, is one of the finest ceramics in the world

Mata Ortiz by Jose Loya, *Mata Ortiz pottery, also known as Casas Grandes pottery, is one of the finest ceramics in the world

Acoma Jar, Native American Pot, Pueblo Pottery, Southwest Clay Pot, Po – CulturalPatina

Acoma Jar, Native American Pot, Pueblo Pottery, Southwest Clay Pot, Po – CulturalPatina

Amazing Mata Ortiz Pottery!

Amazing Mata Ortiz Pottery!

Mata Ortiz pottery is Mexico's greatest example of fine ceramics and contemporary folk art.  It originates from the tiny town of Mata Ortiz, in northern Mexico, where world-renowned master potter Juan Quezada created the unique Mata Ortiz style.  The pottery is inspired by the designs of the ancient Casas Grandes pueblo people and, as in the ancient tradition, incorporates only local materials found in the nearby mountains; from the coveted clays to the rich oxides used in the paints that…

Mata Ortiz pottery is Mexico's greatest example of fine ceramics and contemporary folk art. It originates from the tiny town of Mata Ortiz, in northern Mexico, where world-renowned master potter Juan Quezada created the unique Mata Ortiz style. The pottery is inspired by the designs of the ancient Casas Grandes pueblo people and, as in the ancient tradition, incorporates only local materials found in the nearby mountains; from the coveted clays to the rich oxides used in the paints that…