Brenda and John Blom Collection. This piece is on Page 103 second edition "Southwestern Pottery Anasazi to Zuni"
Gladys is the wife of Andy Padilla, Sr. of Santa Clara pueblo and the mother of Andrew Padilla, Jr. & Danny Padilla. Her father was Zuni and her mother was Laguna and she was raised in Santa Ana until she was 10 then returned to Laguna. She uses grey clay from the hills on the Laguna reservation and her black pigment is Rocky Mountain Bee plant mixed with a mineral rock. Sometimes signs Sratyu'we.