White Swann is a noted Hopi potter who is part of the renowned Navasie family. She learned pottery making at an early age by watching her mother, Fawn Navasie. She is deeply committed to the tradition of her grandmothers, following every one of the time-honored steps necessary to create her fine pieces. She has won numerous awards. “White Swann” is the translation of her Hopi name, and is how she signs her pots.