Paper mache artisan, Jesus Canseco Zarate
Read more about the artist who created the paper mache skeletons in Mi Familia Calaca/Mi Familia Calaca
Mi familia calaca/My skeleton family
An introduction to the skeleton in Mexican art and Jesus Canseco's artistic process.
Mi Familia Calaca/My Skeleton Family. Stunning paper mache calacas by award winning artist, Jesus Canseco Zarate. A Junior Library Guild fall 2013 selection.
The animals in this opposites book were hand carved by brothers Martin and Quirino Santiago and their family members. The Santiagos live in the hamlet of La Union Tejelapam outside of Oaxaca, City.
Count me in! A counting book with figurative ceramics by the world famous Aguilar sisters! Awarded the designation, A Junior Library Guild Selection for 2012.
Colores de la Vida uses work from wood, tin, ceramic and papier-mache artisans. Some of the artisans are just starting their careers. Some are considered "Great Masters of Mexican Folk Art."
Each piece in this alphabet book was hand carved by brothers Moises and Armando Jimenez. Their wives and children painted and sanded the work. The figures from ABeCedarios were recently acquired by the Field Museum of Chicago.
Original embroidered cover and book jacket of Ten Mice for Tet. Each page of the book was hand sewn by Mr. Dinh and his family in the village of Quat Dong, Vietnam.