Sanchez, Russell

Russell Sanchez is a potter from San Ildefonso and is still active today. He was born in 1966 and at the age of 12 learned to pot from his Aunt Rose Gonzales. Russell was also very influenced by Tony and Popovi Da and Dora Tse-Pe, who is recognized by collectors worldwide. Russell today is an award-winning artist that continues to innovate in Contemporary American Indian Pottery.