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Awards -- Judy Tafoya

Show: 87th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market

Date: August 23rd & 24th, 2008

Second Place (Blackware deep carved pitcher)

Show: Eight Northern Annual Artist & Craftsman Show

Date: July 19th & 20th, 2008

Second Place (Traditional Pottery)

Show: Eitelgorg Museum Indian Market & Festival

Date: June 21st & 22nd, 2008

Second Place (XL Redware Water Jar)

Show: Red Earth OKC, OK

Date: June 4th & 5th , 2008

First Place (Traditional Pottery)

Show: San Diego Museum of Man Indian Fair & Market

Date: May 16th & 17th, 2008

Best of Pottery

Show: Heard Museum Indian Fair & Market 50th Anniversary

Phoenix, Az

Date: Feb. March 1st & 2nd 2008

Judges Choice (Wedding Vase “Endless Love”)

Show: Arizona State Museum Southwest Indian Art Fair

Date: February 23rd & 24th, 2008

Award of Excellence (XL Water Jar w/Rainbow Band)

Show: 86th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market

Date: August 18th & 19th, 2007

Best of Division B (Water Jar W/ Scalloped Rim)

Show: 86th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market

First Place

Show: 86th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market

Second Place Division C (Avanyue Pot W/ Feather Border)

Show: Eight Northern Annual Artist & Craftsman Show

Date: July 21st & 22nd, 2007

Best of Show Governor’s Award ( Traditional water jar)

Show: Eight Northern Annual Artist & Craftsman Show-07

Best in Pottery

Show: Eight Northern Annual Artist & Craftsman Show-07

First Place

Show: Eight Northern Annual Artist & Craftsman Show-07

Second Place (traditional deep carved)

Show: Mesa Verde Country IACF -Mesa Verde, CO

Date: May 2007

First Place (traditional pottery)

Show: Fort McDowell 4th Annual Indian Market- Fountain Hills, AZ

Date: March 10th-11th, 2007

Best Of Category (traditional deep carved under 4”)

Show: 15th Annual West Valley Native American Art Festival-Litchfield, AZ

Date: January 13th-14th, 2007

First Place (water jar)

Show: 85th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market- Santa Fe, NM

Date: August 18th -19th, 2006

First Place (deep carved plate)

Show: 85th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market- Santa Fe, NM

Second Place ( “Avanyue” Jar)

Show: Eight Northern Annual Artist & Craftsman Show- Ohkay Owingeh, NM

Date: July 2006

First Place

Show: Eight Northern Annual Artist & Craftsman Show- Ohkay Owingeh, NM-06

Second Place

Show: Eitelgorg Museum Indian Market-Indianapolis, IN

Date: June 2006

Purchase Award (Storage Pot)

Show: Eitelgorg Museum Indian Market-Indianapolis, IN-06

Best Of Show (water jar over 15“)

Show: Eitelgorg Museum Indian Market-Indianapolis, IN-06

Best in Division

Show: Eitelgorg Museum Indian Market-Indianapolis, IN-06

First Place

Show: 20th Annual Red Earth American Cultural Festival- Ok City, OK

Date: June 2006

Merit Award (storage jar)

Show: 19th Annual Red Earth American Cultural Festival - Ok City, OK

Date: June 2005

Best Of Category (“Winged Blessings” #10)

Show: 18th Annual Red Earth American Cultural Festival -Ok City, OK

Date: June 2004

President’s Award (20”x16” Red Water Jar w/Bear paw)

Show: 18th Annual Red Earth American Cultural Festival -Ok City, OK-04

Best In Category

Show: 14th Annual American Indian Art Festival & Market -Dallas, TX

Date: October 25th - 26th, 2003

Best Of Classification

Show: 14th Annual American Indian Art Festival & Market -Dallas, TX-03

Best In Division

Show: 82nd Annual Santa Fe Indian Market- Santa Fe, NM

Date: August 22nd - 23rd, 2003

First Place (Black Water Jar w/Bear Paw)

Show: Eitelgorg Museum Indian Market- Indianapolis, IN

Date: June 2003

Second Place

Show: 81st Annual Santa Fe Indian Market- Santa Fe, NM

Date: August 16-17, 2002

Best Of Division (Black Water Jar w/ Bear Paw)

Show: 81st Annual Santa Fe Indian Market- Santa Fe, NM-02

First Place

Show: 81st Annual Santa Fe Indian Market- Santa Fe, NM-02

Second Place (Jar w/ carved flowers)

Show: 17th Annual Red Earth American Cultural Festival- Ok City, OK

Date: June 2002

First Place (Traditional Pottery)

Show: Eight Northern Annual Artist & Craftsman Show-Ohkay Owingeh, NM

Date: July 19-20, 2001

Third Place

Show: Eight Northern Annual Artist & Craftsman Show-Ohkay Owingeh, NM-01

Third Place

Show: 16th Annual Festival Red Earth American Cultural - Ok City, OK

Date: June 2001

Second Place (Traditional Pottery)

Show: Indian Art Northwest-Portland, OR

Date: May 2000

Second Place (Traditional Pottery)

Show: Indian Art Northwest-Portland, OR

Date: May 1999

Best Of Division (Historic Pottery)

Show: Indian Art Northwest-Portland, OR-1999

First Place

Show: 14th Annual Festival Red Earth American Cultural - Ok City, OK

Date: June 1999

Third Place

Show: Eiteljorg Museum Indian Market-(Indianapolis, IN)

Date: June 25-27, 1999

Second Place (Traditional Pottery)

Show: Eight Northern Annual Artist & Craftsman Show-Ohkay Owingeh, NM

Date: July 1998

Third Place (Traditional Pottery)

Show: United Tribes Indian Art Expo & Market- Bismark, ND

Date: May 24-25, 1997

First Place (Traditional Pottery)

Show: United Tribes Indian Art Expo & Market- Bismark, ND-1997

Third Place

Show: Jemez Red Rocks Arts & Crafts- Jemez, NM

Date: June 14-15, 1997

Best In Division (Three Dimensional)

Show: Jemez Red Rocks Arts & Crafts- Jemez, NM-1997

First Place (Pottery-carved)

Show: Jemez Red Rocks Arts & Crafts- Jemez, NM-1997

Second Place (Pottery - Carved)

Show: Eight Northern Annual Artist & Craftsman Show-Ohkay Owingeh, NM

Date: July 19-20, 1997

Second Place

Show: Jemez Red Rocks Arts & Crafts- Jemez, NM

Date: June 8-9, 1996

Third Place

Show: Annual American Indian Art Festival & Market -Dallas, TX

Date: October 25-26, 1996

First Place

Show: Annual American Indian Art Festival & Market -Dallas, TX-1996

Third Place

Show: Tribal Reflections Indian Art Show- Houston, TX

Date: November 1994

First Place (Traditional Pottery)

Show: New Mexico State Fair - Albq., NM

Date: September 1992

First Place (Pottery Division)

Show: Espanola Valley Tri-Cultural Arts Festival - Esp., NM

Date: October 8-9, 1988

Honorable Mention