Huichol Cosmogony on 6-Inch Decoupage Wood Jewelry Box, "Huichol Essence"
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Mexico's Ana Maria González honors Huichol art with the design of this jewelry box. The multicolored composition captures the essence of the Huichol cosmogony including Werika the eagle hailed as the Huichol mother, and the deer, regarded as their brother. He is the intermediary between humans and deities. González masters decoupage techniques on a pinewood jewelry box featuring a floating deck that is perfect for earrings.
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Ana Maria Gonzalez has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1600 and the most recent for $3400. Proceeds were used to purchase wood, paints, and solvents to increase production.
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