Mexican Huichol(49 items)
Welcome to the Mexican Huichol Collection at NOVICA.
Featured Reviews on Mexican Huichol
It exceeded my expectations. The beadwork is incredible. The eyes are cut out yet they are so deep that they look black when hanging on the wall. Deep into the darkness peering, long I stood there. Wondering...
Just like the picture!
It fits my wrist perfectly. Is so easy to put on and to take off. It is extremely well made. I love the colors, the patterns, everything!
Adriana Trejo Handcrafted seed bead jewelry
"I craft jewelry with tiny colorful seed beads we call 'chaquira.' I learned from my parents and they were taught by their grandparents; this family art has been handed down for generations."
“One of the things for which I am very grateful to NOVICA is that it allows me to give employment to members of my family and to continue promoting the support and growth of each one. This is vitally important to me. That, and having time with my... read more
Popular Mexican Huichol
Hand Crafted Huichol Multicolor Beaded Mask, "Deer Shaman"$194.99
With a patience characteristic of the Huichol people, the hands of Higinio Hernandez have transformed tiny chaquira beads into beautiful and glossy motifs adhered to a papier-mâché base. The result is a veritable explosion of color, replete with symbols sacred to the Huichol culture. A must for lovers of the truly rich culture of Mexico. (peyote) is the centerpiece of Huichol ritualism, revered for its curative properties and its ability to enlighten the one who partakes of it. Higinio Hernandez and his family preserve their cultural heritage through expressive bead art, representing essential Huichol symbols like jicuri, (deer), (eagle), (corn), and (corn stalk). For these pieces, each brilliant bead is affixed by hand to a unisel base, the resulting symmetry defying standards of patience and concentration. beeswax adhesive.
Handcrafted Huichol Papier Mache Mask with Beadwork, "Scorpions and Deer"$179.99
Snowflakes, stars, and flowers interact with deer and scorpions in this beautiful mask by Higinio Hernandez. Facial features have been originally outlined and magnificently complemented with an incredible array of brilliant designs. The magnificent mélange of pattern and color suggest the coming of spring in all its glory and the renewal of life. The process of crafting this piece requires the utmost patience and skill from the artist, as each tiny bead is individually attached to the carefully hewn base using a needle.
Floral Glass Beaded Wristband Necklace from Mexico, "Colorful Huichol Flower"$19.99
Displaying vibrant colors, this wristband bracelet circles thew wrist with petite glass beads in the style of Huichol handicrafts. Mexican artisan Adriana Trejo creates this bracelet, centered by a lovely floral pendant.
Beadwork mask, "Life Fortune and Success"$199.99
Six-sided peyote blossoms pose on the crown, forehead and cheeks of a dazzling beadwork mask. Called peyote forms the centerpiece of Huichol ritualism. the deer appears on each eyebrow while corn grows on the chin in an extraordinary design by Higinio Hernández. The crown indicates the mask should be used by men.