Author Archives: Antonio Lopez

Kachina Carving | Portfolio Aug 2000

By Antonio Lopez Clark Tenakhongva, Palhick Mana (Water Maiden) [1999], 20 x 13. Traditional Kachina Carving Clark Tenakhongva Although Clark Tenakhongva once carved more contemporary “action figure”-style kachinas, he takes a hard line regarding the religious purity of the art form. He started carving at 12 years of age when he was initiated into the […]