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Maria Astuhuaman

Maria Astuhuaman

Andean mate gourd art with applications of silver in The Andes

"My family motivates me to continue. I want to see my children happy. It's exciting to share the artistic wealth of my country and our ancestral legacy."

"I'm Maria Flor Astuhuaman Caro. I was born in 1957 in the beautiful province of Junin with its vast variety of climates and riches. The weather is moderate but, in the high sierra, it's quite cold.... read more

20 items by Maria Astuhuaman

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robin

From Tennessee

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03/21/2022

"kitchen decor"

I keep this on my kitchen windowsill. Whimsy and sweet. Love it.

Purchased Item:

Female Owl Chef in Brown, Sterling Silver and Brown Gourd Female Owl Chef Figurine

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Mary

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02/19/2022

"Sterling silver gourd"

He loves ?? it. ?? Thanks

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  • He loves it

Purchased Item:

Pride of Graduation, Sterling Silver and Gourd Owl Figurine in Red from Peru

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Grandson
  • Occasion: graduation

Kathy

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01/20/2022

"This one is a gift for me!"

This little owl has now joined my original one, the flute player, and they make a great duo on one of my bookcases (though they d look good anywhere). So very happy to have these!

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Shipibo Owl, Sterling Silver and Gourd Owl Figurine from Peru

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Kathy

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01/20/2022

"I absolutely love these little owls!"

This is the second chef I will be giving as a gift, and I know the recipient is going to love it. It is beautifully made, so perfect in all its details. You can t help but smile when looking at it. Thanks once again to Maria and her team for creating these wonderful little birds.

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Cousin
  • Occasion: 'just because'

Ingrid

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01/05/2022

"Treasured gift"

This is a very beautifully decorated gourd which I got for my son who is in engineering. He absolutely loves it. The detail is amazing Write down to the markings on the square and rulers. Love the silver detail

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Son
  • Occasion: Christmas

Jenny

From California

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11/14/2021

"Lovely bracelet"

This Chacana unity bracelet is great quality and was a perfect gift for my daughter. She loves wearing it. Thank you!

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