Of The Earth
Of The Earth

This is a large bowl completely carved on the inside with animals.

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Painting a Shield
Painting a Shield

This was a project I worked on. Hub caps were mailed out and painted by artists. Mine showed a Bear on the 4 Sacred Colors with leather fringe added to the bottom.

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In my studio
In my studio

My studio is my "haven and sanctuary."

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Moon Bear in Clay
Moon Bear in Clay

Final touch-ups before getting cast in bronze.

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Wolf Plate
Wolf Plate

Wolf Bowl with iron oxide stain.

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Wood Ducks
Wood Ducks

Acrylic painting.

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Bear Paws
Bear Paws

Bronze lidded Jar, cast from a clay jar.

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Moon Bear Drums For His People
Moon Bear Drums For His People

Finished bronze bear with patina and wooden base.

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     Moon Bear Pottery and Indian Arts is dedicated to the preservation and understanding of Native American art.  I have been creating art for over 60 years.  It has been my life long passion.  I feel Blessed that I have been able to spend my life persuing a career that fills me with joy as well as sharing this gift with others.

     I work in many different mediums:  Clay, painting, bronze, drawing, block prints, beading and dolls.  I use Native American themes and Nature throughout my art creations. I like to include "stories" within my art. These stories are woven deep within the pieces and can be "re-told" to better explain the finished work.  The stories also serve as a way to keep the "Oral Traditions" of storytelling alive.