Photo detail

Rachel Sahmie’s pottery is on display at the Amerind Museum in Dragoon, AZ. Photos courtesy Amerind Museum

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Handmade, one-of-a-kind art a Native American artist’s responsibility

Colors represent the “things of the Earth, different things in nature, also they represent directions,” Quotskuyva said. There are six colors in Hopi that represent different directions.