Charlie (Charles) is the great grandson of Paqua Naha (the first Frogwoman) and grandson of Joy Navasie (the second Frogwoman) His mother, Loretta Navasie is also a well-known potter. As a teen, he began learning the craft of pottery making from his grandmother, Joy. He was born in 1965 and is a member of the Parrot Clan. He began working with clay at the age of fifteen. He follows the family’s traditional ware – polished white clay with the designs in vegetal and mineral browns and blacks. Firing is traditional – outdoor. This piece depicts dragonflies, bird, and flowers. The detailed designs combine both flowing and geometric shapes, providing movement to the piece. This beautiful jar was made in 2000.

4” high by 6 ½” wide