Oaxacan Sterling Silver Filigree Earrings by Yesenia Salgado
These filigree earrings are STUNNING! Finely crafted with beautiful sterling silver filigree work and accented with natural black agate stones. A gorgeous traditional design from Oaxaca, you won't see these everywhere!
Mata Ortiz Pottery Turtle And Mimbres Chicken Seedpot by Miriham Gallegos
Miriham Gallegos is one of the most inspirational women that I know.. a fine artist and an exemplary person! As we are major fans of miniature work, Miriham's pottery really calls to us. This particular pot is no exception. Such precision in the finely painted detail of the cuadricula pattern that is traditional to the Gallegos Family, then accented with Miriham's favorite Mimbres Turtle and Chicken designs!
Oaxacan Wood Carving Museum Quality One Piece Weasel With Feathered Serpent Design by Julia Fuentes
Best of the Best! This incredibly beautiful carving contains such a masterful degree of intricacy. The shading is mouth dropping gorgeous, and the absolute precision in the painting is one of the best that I have ever seen! The paint design includes beautiful perfect geometrics, but also the elegance of a traditional Zapotec feathered serpent (serpiente enplumada) on the side of the bofy.. so cool!
Oaxacan Wood Carving Purple Otter with Fisg by Lauro Ramirez
I love this awesome purple Otter with Fish wood carving by Lauro Ramirez and his wife Griselda Morales!
Tonala Burnished Pottery Great Masters Of Mexican Folk Art Birds And Flowers Design Cazuela Bowl by Fernando Jimon
Fernando Jimon Melchor represents more than five generations of traditional ceramics from Tonala, Mexico. His work is noted for a modern flair that still adheres to the traditions of his famous family.
Friends of Oaxacan Folk Art
Our mission is to bring Fine Mexican Folk Art and Hand Crafted Silver Jewelry, direct from the artisan to our customers’ doorsteps! We specialize in artists from the beautiful regions of Oaxaca, Mata Ortiz and Taxco, Mexico . Be sure to keep an eye on our events page for information on some fantastic and educational museum events where artists are brought up from Mexico to demonstrate their incredible art forms. Adhering to the principles of Fair Trade is our passion! Help us be an avenue for positive change by supporting the arts and keeping these beautiful traditions alive!