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Dip Painted Hand Carved Wood Mortar, "Spicy Green"

byVictor Hugo Lopez: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (39)
Victor Hugo Lopez highlights the natural grain of palo blanco in the modern... more

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Victor Hugo Lopez highlights the natural grain of palo blanco in the modern design of this mortar and pestle. He carves the mortar by hand and finishes it by dipping it in vibrant green for a whimsical spot of color.

  • 0.48 kgs
  • 1.1 lbs
  • Mortar: 11.5 cm H x 12.5 cm Diam.
  • Mortar: 4.5" H x 4.9" Diam.
  • Pestle: 15.3 cm H x 4.5 cm Diam.
  • Pestle: 6" H x 1.8" Diam.

  • Palo blanco wood
  • Hand wash only
  • Wood grain and color can vary slightly
  • Eco-Friendly: carved from natural and sustainable wood
  • Food safe
  • Made in Guatemala.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Central Americaicon info
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39

Brenda

From Texas

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09/29/2021

"Very appreciated"

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My son and his wife really appreciated the gift. She loved the little woman figure that came with it!

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Maria

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09/05/2021

"I love cashews!"

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Beautiful!!! So hard to find anything with cashew fruit for the kitchen or decoration! Its my favorite fruit! I grew up in Panama

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Elise

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08/16/2021

"Reclaimed wood ornaments"

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I bought these little trees as a Christmas gift. They were beautifully crafted.

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Renee

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05/21/2021

"Great salad forks"

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Wonderful wood and cute eggplants on the stems

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OLGA

From Morada USA

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02/02/2021

"valentines"

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cant wait to use for valentines.

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Amy

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11/15/2020

"Beautiful Statement Piece"

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My mother was delighted to receive this as a gift. She keeps it on display at all times.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Victor Hugo Lopez has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $600. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of cedar and cypress woods for production.

Woodworking had been an important aspect of Victor's community for many generations. Victor continues to teach his son and grandson his techniques so they can continue to preserve the craft for generations.

Victor feels blessed to be able to reach so many people without having to leave his country. Most of his income is through NOVICA and he relies on it to provide for his family.

With the help and support of his family, Victor has been able to grow his business and provide a better life for himself and his family.

Victor was recognized for his work and received a scholarship to study microenterprise management in Oregon.

This artist is an elder master and continues to actively practice their craft.

Victor's work was featured in a catalogue of Guatemalan handicrafts.

This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.

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