Tag: pottery

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…

Fiesta!! Posole and Pottery—an invitation

Left to right: Moroni Talavera, Lydia Quezada and Rito Talavera (husband); location: Vicki and Ron Sullivan’s Quail Creek home; April 2015

Ron and Vicki Sullivan Bienvenidos to a world-class pottery show this Thanksgiving weekend in Tubac, just a short drive from Quail Creek! Master potters Lydia Quezada (sister of Juan Quezada), her daughter Pabla and son Moroni are expected guests. Also featured is the gregarious family of Gloria Hernandez and Goyo Silveira. Their children Goyin and…