The Huicholes of the Nayar mountains are an indigenous community with a rich artistic past, working with yarn and beaded materials. The huichol artists communicate the legends and myths of their culture through stunning works of art. using colorful thread, the artist binds yarn to wooden plates by hand with honey, creating intricate and graphic visuals.
Working on cobble stone streets outside with her two sons usually sitting at either side of her, passing her materials. She travels two hours each way to bring her artwork to our meetings and when she does we write together the meaning of each of her paintings.
"We gather for ceremonies and smoke the peyote to remember our natural past, before we were man and we were deer at one with the land. This painting celebrates everything in our lives, the maize, the sun above, water and animals."
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- OUTER DIMENSIONS 33 X 26
- ORIGINAL HANDMADE ART, ONE OF A KIND
- CUSTOM FRAMED IN LA, WHITE WOOD
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