Yvonne Analla Lucas is the wife of award winning Hopi potter Steve Lucas. Her brother, Calvin Analla, is also a tremendously talented potter. Yvonne’s traditional pottery has its roots in her Laguna heritage. She has won many accolades, ribbons and awards for her distinctive, classic and Laguna style pottery.
She learned a great deal from her husband, Steve, but has also been mentored by Steve’s aunt, the great Hopi matriarch, Dextra Quotskuyva Nampeyo. In addition to her Laguna themes her stunning pottery designs include geometric designs and floral motifs. Her polychrome is deep and dark, using blacks, deep terra cotta, oranges, and reds.