Jacob Thomas Frye was born in Santa Fe, New Mexico and is an enrolled member of Tesuque Pueblo. He is a fourth-generation potter and painter.
Frye comes from a diverse ethnic background that is true New Mexican. Frye’s mother is a traditional potter from Tesuque Pueblo, and his father is an artist from Ft. Collins, Colorado. Frye’s passion for art and learning started when he was five years old, working alongside his parents with clay among other art forms.
This event is part of MIAC’s Native Pottery Demonstration Series.