Polliwogs swim around the rim of this bowl by Priscilla Peynetsa while the lizard gazes inside whether a lone polliwog is swimming. 7.75 inces across ad 5 inches to the top of the lizard’s head. $240. (SANTA FE) The innovative pottery artist Alan Lasiloo made this raku-fired vase with a deer motif. 3.75 inches high. $160. (TUCSON) The next one is by Darla Westika. Her dragonfly bowl is 3 1/8 by 4 inches and $70.  (SANTA FE)

A Zuni polychrome water jar commonly known as a wedding vase. 8 inches high, it was made by Carlos Laate and Roxanne Seoutewa. $300. (TUCSON)

The owl effigies are by Carlos Laate and his wife Roxanne Seoutewa. They are 5 inches high and $120 each. They also made the two small jars at right, each 2.75 by 3.25 inches and $110. The background clay is actually a much warmer tone than the photo reveals.(Tucson).