Michael Lucero Reporter Karen Michel profiles this sculptor who uses ordinary hobbyist's clay. There is a retrospective of his work traveling now--Lucero says he likes to create art "that stares back at you." His work is creative, the early work reveals the inspiration of his New Mexico upbringing...he spends his time developing ideas and buys over the counter glazes.
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Reporter Karen Michel profiles this sculptor who uses ordinary hobbyist's clay. There is a retrospective of his work traveling now—Lucero says he likes to create art "that stares back at you." His work is creative, the early work reveals the inspiration of his New Mexico upbringing...he spends his time developing ideas and buys over the counter glazes.