textile pattern of the week // OTOMI

textile pattern of the week // OTOMI

Hecha por manos de mujeres otomí, estos ricos bordados son también conocidos como “tenangos” por ser hechos por mujeres en Tenango de Doria en el estado de Hidalgo. Es muy fácil reconoc…

A favorite Mexican folk art, alebrijes are small animal figurines that are hand-carved from the wood of the copal tree and intricately painted by hand, often with paints made from natural dyes such as pomegranate and huitlacoche (corn fungus), an ingredient you may not be familiar with until you go to Mexico. Translating to "imaginary" or "fantasy", the word alebrije is used to describe the whimsical style of the colorful painted creatures.

A favorite Mexican folk art, alebrijes are small animal figurines that are hand-carved from the wood of the copal tree and intricately painted by hand, often with paints made from natural dyes such as pomegranate and huitlacoche (corn fungus), an ingredient you may not be familiar with until you go to Mexico. Translating to "imaginary" or "fantasy", the word alebrije is used to describe the whimsical style of the colorful painted creatures.

patrones bordados regionales de mexico hombres - Buscar con Google

patrones bordados regionales de mexico hombres - Buscar con Google

Oaxacan Wood Carving Whimsical Octopus by Saul Aragon Oaxaca ALEBRIJE |㊙️Octopus : More Pins Like This At FOSTERGINGER @ Pinterest

Oaxacan Wood Carving Whimsical Octopus by Saul Aragon Oaxaca ALEBRIJE |㊙️Octopus : More Pins Like This At FOSTERGINGER @ Pinterest


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