Mexican Folk Art(297 items)
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Music makes my plants happy
really great addition to my garden..I also bought the trumpet..The painting and detail are perfect in the style and I wish she made more than the tree items... for I already have the sleeping man
Delicate and petite
This hummingbird is beyond lovely. Where it is hanging it looks as though its in mid flight. I love it!!
The green is stunning
I have the red hummingbird and now he has a friend. I love them both! They compliment each other so well. The craftsmanship is amazing, I would bet that no two are the same.
Juana Ponce Handcrafted ceramics
"Our father... lives on in our artisanal legacy. Therefore, he is with us always. He showed us the value of tenacity and resistance in the face of life's challenges."
Popular Mexican Folk Art
Hand Painted 12k Gold Ceramic Skull Sculpture from Mexico, "Carnival Skull"$174.99
A colorful explosion of paisley and floral motifs erupts across the surface of this beautiful skull, crafted from ceramic and painted carefully by hand. Coming from a Mexican Nahua family, Eufrosia Pantaleon proudly paints this decorative sculpture, rendered with amazing detail. The skull's jaw features 12k gold leaf.
Beaded Huichol Mask Mexican Folk Art Handmade in Mexico, "Estrella"$187.99
A brilliant star lances mystic rays across the forehead of this beaded mask by Higinio Hernandez. It casts white light on the or “corn plant,” its golden ears ready to harvest. the scorpion stands guard over the corn on either side of the mouth, and or “peyote” buttons, adorn cheeks and chin. Jicuri is the centerpiece of Huichol ritualism, revered for its curative properties and its ability to enlighten those who partake of it. beads patiently placed one at a time on a papier mache base. Beeswax is used instead of glue. His masks reveal the rich cosmology of the Huichol people and add color and life to any setting.
Because each mask is individually crafted without a pattern, small details may vary, such as the color of a flower or symbol, but without affecting the original design.
Care instructions: Since this exquisite mask is made with the traditional process of attaching the beads with wax, do not expose this piece to direct heat or light, which may cause the wax to dry or soften and thus loosen the beads.
Five Painted Heart-Shaped Alebrije Mini Ornaments, "Alebrije Hearts"$49.95
Crafted by hand of Mexican copal wood, five loving hearts are hand-painted with intricate, colorful designs. Working in the time-honored tradition of Oaxaca's sculptures, Claudio Ojeda creates this set of petite ornaments, perfect for home decor or for hanging on the tree.
Orange Alebrije Bull with Multicolor Hand Painted Motifs, "Sun Force"$69.99
This strong bull hand carved from copal wood has the fire of the sun hand painted across his back. Orange and brown, the bull is covered with hand painted details in warm colors. This alebrije is handcrafted by artisans Zeny and Reyna of Mexico. The bull's tail is removable for easy shipping.
Each alebrije is unique, as the artist works with the individual shape of each specific copal branch to determine the final design.
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