Tag: pottery

Mata Ortiz Show this November

Mata Ortiz pottery

A Mata Ortiz pottery, jewelry and Zapotec weaving show will be held in the Kino Conference Center, 1490 E. Quail Crossing Blvd., on November 17 (noon – 5:00 p.m.), November 18 (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) and November 19 (10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.). Watch Mata Ortiz potters form, paint and fire pottery. Marvel at…

Zapotec Master Weaver to share research at Quail Creek

Porfirio Gutiérrez

Ron and Vicki Sullivan Mark your calendars for November 17, 18 and 19. Quail Creek will host the second annual fall Mata Ortiz pottery, Zapotec weaving and Taxco jewelry show at the Kino Conference Center the weekend before Thanksgiving. Located in the heart of Quail Creek, the Kino Conference Center is adjacent to the Pro…

It’s all natural: wood, clay and silver

Zapotec weaver Porfirio Gutiérrez; photo courtesy of Ron Sullivan

Ron and Vicki Sullivan Although there is not much sheep ranching going on in the Santa Cruz River Valley, a master of traditional Zapotec wool weaving is coming to Quail Creek in Sahuarita for three days on March 4, 5 and 6. Porfirio Gutiérrez and his family are masters of traditional Zapotec weaving and the…