Vernida Toya is from the Jemez Pueblo. She is the daughter of famous potter Judy Toya and the sister of potter Anita Toya. Vernida creates storytellers that are very unique to her own sense of style. In keeping with the traditions of those who first taught Vernida her skills, she uses all natural materials from her Pueblo when making her storytellers.
Each storyteller is unique as they are individually handmade