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Jesus and Roxana Hernandez

Jesus and Roxana Hernandez

Artisan handcrafted Mexican alebrije sculptures in Mexico

"We believe that 'nothing ventured, nothing gained.' So we take on the challenge of creating innovative designs, and we experiment with different materials, some more complex than others."

Jesus and Roxana Hernandez come from a Zapotec community in Oaxaca. "In our village, most of the men and women are wood-carvers and we specialise in Mexico's traditional alebrije sculptures. These are... read more

72 items by Jesus and Roxana Hernandez

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Brenda

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06/22/2022

"Simply beautiful!"

Gorgeous colors, and beautifully intricate design, a little work of art. Thank you!

Purchased Item:

Cat Stretch, Wood Alebrije Figurine Cat in Green from Mexico

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Carol

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06/04/2022

"Keepsake"

This is one of my keepsakes - made beautifully.

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Brilliant Armadillo, Handmade Folk Art Armadillo Alebrije Sculpture

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Patricia

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05/04/2022

"Adorable chicken"

Love this cutie.

Best Uses

  • display

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Patricia

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05/04/2022

"Too large"

Workmanship is great, but the scale is too large to be pretty.

Best Uses

  • (Christmas) tree decoration

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Emily

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04/28/2022

"What an adorable kitty!"

This little alebrije sculpture is adorable and just the right touch in my eating area. I particularly love the curved tail, which was carefully packaged separately to avoid breakage. This gato makes me smile every time I see it. Gracias, Jesus y Roxana!

Best Uses

  • Looking cute, drawing attention, making me smile

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Robert

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02/17/2022

"Nice"

Very nice, but colors are nowhere as vibrant as pictured!

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