"From this art, I could earn a livelihood, raise my children and, most important, preserve the legacy of an ancient culture."
Doca Leite was born in the northern state of Para. His interest in pottery started very early. "I began going to see people work in a workshop near my house. I saw how they crafted ceramics and was very excited with the process," he says.
Over time, he was trained and hired there. "At... read more