Navajo potter, Wallace Nez Jr., uses a sgraffito technique of applying coloured layers of clay & cutting a pattern in the soft clay to reveal the underlying colour. He then expertly paints imagery on the surface. Images from various sources.

To read more on Wallace Nez Jr.’s background go to:  http://www.southwestart.com/articles-interviews/featured-artists/artistry-in-clay 

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