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Huichol Horse Head - Tierra Huichol
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As the main method of long-distance transport for the Huichol people, the horse is greatly respected in their traditions. Horses were used to facilitate the trade of goods and medicine as well as in battle as these indigenous peoples fought to defend their homeland from invasion. These paper mache sculptures are decorated with colorful beads showcasing traditional shaman-inspired imagery. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: cm x cm x cm
As the main method of long-distance transport for the Huichol people, the horse is greatly respected in their traditions. Horses...
Large Horse - Tierra Huichol
$ 9,260.00 MXN
The horse statue in a larger size is guaranteed to make a visual impact on the decor of your home, office, or meditation room. Horses were extremely important in Huichol culture, enabling travelers and traders to cover great distances to obtain essential supplies. They were also indispensable to the military as steeds of the cavalry, defending Huichol lands from invasions and foreign assaults. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 43cm x 18cm x 44cm
The horse statue in a larger size is guaranteed to make a visual impact on the decor of your home,...
Rhinoceros Head - Tierra Huichol
$ 7,590.00 MXN
The powerful rhinoceros is a marvel to behold in the wild, and this herbivore can evoke the deceptively gentle nature that can prove successful for such a mighty beast. This hand-carved paper mache sculpture is adorned with traditional Huichol imagery such as fire, the most valuable gift to humanity from the gods, and the sacred peyote flower which connects shamans with the divine. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, and your item may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 36cm x 30cm x 33cm A certificate signed by the Artist   
The powerful rhinoceros is a marvel to behold in the wild, and this herbivore can evoke the deceptively gentle nature...
Huichol Chimpanzee - Tierra Huichol
$ 6,120.00 MXN
The Great Apes held a prominent presence in Huichol society, as they placed great importance on coexisting peacefully with their surroundings. The chimpanzee can symbolize both curiosity and endeavor, the qualities that have driven the journey of humanity, and they can also highlight the importance of intelligence in the natural world. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Epoxy, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 23cm x 23cm x 30cm
The Great Apes held a prominent presence in Huichol society, as they placed great importance on coexisting peacefully with their...
3D Gallo / Rooster - Tierra Huichol
$ 6,070.00 MXN
The rooster has a particular connection with Wixáritari cultures, viewed as a messenger from the gods along with all other birds species. This handcrafted statue celebrates Huichol culture with individually beaded designs such as the Winding Path of Life that leads back to the origins with Tacutsi Amarama, the Mother Goddess, along with floral patterns that reflect shamanic rituals and visions. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is completely unique, and your item may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 39cm x 17cm x 49cm
The rooster has a particular connection with Wixáritari cultures, viewed as a messenger from the gods along with all other birds species....
Bear Cub - Tierra Huichol
$ 5,380.00 MXN
The mighty bear patrols the wilderness of the Americas virtually unchallenged, and this handcrafted paper mache sculpture pays tribute to this powerful and hardy creature. The intricate beadwork of this piece depicts the head of the wolf, messenger from the gods and closest connection with humanity in Huichol culture, as well as Tao Jreeku, the Father Sun. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 24cm x 20cm x 22cm
The mighty bear patrols the wilderness of the Americas virtually unchallenged, and this handcrafted paper mache sculpture pays tribute to...
Brown Bear with Salmon - Tierra Huichol
$ 5,310.00 MXN
Noble and powerful, the brown bear garners immense respect in the Huichol community. This handcrafted statue showcases the circle of life, rendering this highly intelligent creature after catching a salmon from the streams of Central Mexico. The patterns of this piece depict traditional Wixáritari imagery such as the peyote flower and God’s Eye, both symbolizing a strong connection with the divine. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: VAR, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 36cm x 15cm x 29cm
Noble and powerful, the brown bear garners immense respect in the Huichol community. This handcrafted statue showcases the circle of...
Resting Deer - Tierra Huichol
$ 4,590.00 MXN
Regal in appearance and possessed with the legendary fleetness of foot, the deer is viewed with the highest regard in Wixárika (Huichol) culture. Legend has it that it was a blue deer spirit, Kauyumari, that took the wixaritari pilgrims to the sacred land of Wirikuta, where they first found the peyote. This guardian spirit is rendered in a hand-carved paper mache sculpture adorned with intricate bead detailing including the Father Sun, ruler of the heavens and bringer of light to our world. Each piece from the Tierra Huichol shop is totally unique, and your item may differ slightly in color or design from the product pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 26cm x 13cm x 32cm Receive a certificate signed by the Wixarika Artist.  
Regal in appearance and possessed with the legendary fleetness of foot, the deer is viewed with the highest regard in...
Big Dachshund - Tierra Huichol
$ 4,590.00 MXN
This adorable sculpture is handmade in Mexico using techniques perfected over centuries of practice. Every bead is individually attached to a hand made paper mache sculpture and features an array of traditional imagery including the sacred deer, held up in Huichol culture as among the most divine of all Earth’s creatures. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size 32 cm x 18 cm 20 cm
This adorable sculpture is handmade in Mexico using techniques perfected over centuries of practice. Every bead is individually attached to...
Trumpeting Elephant - Tierra Huichol
$ 4,590.00 MXN
The elephant represents wisdom and power, combining the largest size of any land-based species with great intelligence as well as a life span that can reach 80 years. This handcrafted ceramic has been carefully crafted with individual glass beads and showcase traditional Huichol iconography such as Father Sun, ruler of the heavens. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 38cm x 20cm x 34cm
The elephant represents wisdom and power, combining the largest size of any land-based species with great intelligence as well as...
Huichol Stag - Tierra Huichol
$ 4,590.00 MXN
Regal in appearance and possessed with the legendary fleetness of foot, the deer is viewed with the highest regard in Huichol culture. Legend has it that it was a blue deer spirit, Kauyumari, that took the Huichol to the sacred land of Wirikuta, where they first found the peyote. This guardian spirit is rendered in a hand-carved paper mache sculpture adorned with intricate bead detailing including the Father Sun, ruler of the heavens and bringer of light to our world. Each piece from the Tierra Huichol shop is totally unique, and your item may differ slightly in color or design from the product pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 37cm x 16cm x 41cm
Regal in appearance and possessed with the legendary fleetness of foot, the deer is viewed with the highest regard in...
Sitting Cheetah - Tierra Huichol
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Add a new dimension to the decor of your space with this ceramic statue that depicts this magnificent jungle cat in a pensive seated pose. This piece shows off highly intricate glass bead renderings of Huichol imagery such as the healing wand used by medicine men to ward off sickness as well as the meandering Path of Life that draws a connection between earthbound creatures and the divine. Each sculpture in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 23cm x 12cm x 39cm
Add a new dimension to the decor of your space with this ceramic statue that depicts this magnificent jungle cat...
Crouching Jaguar - Tierra Huichol
$ 4,120.00 MXN
As the only commonly encountered big cat in the regions inhabited by pre-Hispanic peoples, The jaguar has a rich legacy in Huichol culture. Its fierce nature gives it its’ characteristic spirit in Wixáritari culture, as warriors would draw inspiration from the jaguar during intense battles to defend their native lands. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Epoxy, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 46cm x 13cm x 16cm A certificate signed by the Artist 
As the only commonly encountered big cat in the regions inhabited by pre-Hispanic peoples, The jaguar has a rich legacy...
Huichol Rhinoceros - Tierra Huichol
$ 3,830.00 MXN
The powerful rhinoceros is a marvel to behold in the wild, and this herbivore can evoke the deceptively gentle nature that can prove successful for such a mighty beast. This hand-carved paper mache sculpture is adorned with traditional Huichol imagery such as fire, the most valuable gift to humanity from the gods, and the sacred peyote flower which connects shamans with the divine. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, and your item may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 39cm x 14cm x 23cm
The powerful rhinoceros is a marvel to behold in the wild, and this herbivore can evoke the deceptively gentle nature...
Huichol Donkey - Tierra Huichol
$ 3,830.00 MXN
The figure of a donkey with mache paper base and covered with beeswax, all our pieces are original and unique, using the technique of sticking glass beads (chaquiras) one by one until achieving the figures of the symbols and colors that each artist wants to reflect on the piece he is working on. The representation of their beliefs, religion and the whole culture can be seen in each of the symbols that are formed magically by pasting each of the glass beads. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 38cm x 11cm x 29cm
The figure of a donkey with mache paper base and covered with beeswax, all our pieces are original and unique,...
Huichol Pig - Tierra Huichol
$ 3,450.00 MXN
Like all the creations of Tucutsi Aramara, the life-giving Mother Goddess, the pig holds a place of respect in Huichol culture. This handcrafted paper mache sculpture pays tribute to this highly intelligent creature with a rendering of The Sun, provider of warmth and healthy crops, along with the peyote cactus that helps inspire the visions of Wixáritari shamans as they pass their traditions across generations using visual storytelling. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, and your product may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 36cm x 10cm x 18cm
Like all the creations of Tucutsi Aramara, the life-giving Mother Goddess, the pig holds a place of respect in Huichol...
Chubby Pig - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,780.00 MXN
Like all the creations of Tucutsi Aramara, the life-giving Mother Goddess, the pig holds a place of respect in Huichol culture. This handcrafted ceramic sculpture pays tribute to this highly intelligent creature with a rendering of The Sun, provider of warmth and healthy crops, along with the peyote cactus that helps inspire the visions of Huichol shamans as they pass their traditions across generations using visual storytelling. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, and your product may differ slightly from the item pictured.   Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 22cm x 16cm x 14cm
Like all the creations of Tucutsi Aramara, the life-giving Mother Goddess, the pig holds a place of respect in Huichol...
Watching Owl - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,530.00 MXN
This hand-beaded owl statue was crafted by a Huichol artisan in the mountains of Central Mexico. Birds are regarded in the Huichol culture as emissaries of the gods, delivering divine messages to shamans, and the owl is particularly revered for its wisdom and majesty. The colorful patterns are a rendering of the sacred peyote flower that inspires their religious visions, and because each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, your product may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 17cm x 23 cm x 12cm
This hand-beaded owl statue was crafted by a Huichol artisan in the mountains of Central Mexico. Birds are regarded in...
Curious Seated Cheetah - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,530.00 MXN
A piece made of ceramic this is a curious seated Cheetah which is covered with beeswax where the glass beads (chaquira) that together create forms of the symbols of the culture adhere. The messages hidden in the art of each piece are the result of the inspiration that the wixárikas make to the spiritual world. Your message is transmitted through a series of symbols. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 15cm x 10cm x 28cm
A piece made of ceramic this is a curious seated Cheetah which is covered with beeswax where the glass beads...
Baby Puma - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,510.00 MXN
The puma is highly regarded in Huichol beliefs, regarded as the emissary of Tatewali, the God of Fire. Shamans view the puma as the enforcers of the divine will, ensuring each individual trusted with the task fulfills his duties or risk being consumed as punishment. This hand-carved statue depicts flowers, which are used in a variety of ceremonies as a symbol of growth and renewal. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is completely unique, and your item may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Epoxy, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 20cm x 14cm x 23cm
The puma is highly regarded in Huichol beliefs, regarded as the emissary of Tatewali, the God of Fire. Shamans view...
Perched Iguana - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,310.00 MXN
This piece is made using the traditional Huichol method, where colorful beads are individually placed on a hand-carved wooden figure. The iguana has great significance within Wixáritari cultures, representing protection for the peyote-producing lands where Huichol shamans draw inspiration to pass down elements of their culture in the absence of written history. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Wood, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 17cm x 15cm x 36cm Weight: 8kg
This piece is made using the traditional Huichol method, where colorful beads are individually placed on a hand-carved wooden figure....
Huichol Chihuahua - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,280.00 MXN
This tiny yet spirited dog may be the breed most associated with Mesoamerican peoples, and this handmade sculpture pays tribute to its enduring endearment. Among the images shown in the intricate bead detailing is the sacred peyote flower that inspired Huichol shamans in their visual storytelling as well as the deer, one of the most revered creatures in the culture. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your item will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 27cm x 27cm x 15cm
This tiny yet spirited dog may be the breed most associated with Mesoamerican peoples, and this handmade sculpture pays tribute...
Teddy Bear - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,280.00 MXN
The mighty bear patrols the wilderness of the Americas virtually unchallenged, and this handcrafted paper mache sculpture pays tribute to this powerful and hardy creature. The intricate beadwork of this piece depicts the head of the wolf, messenger from the gods and closest connection with humanity in Huichol culture, as well as Tao Jreeku, the Father Sun. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 13cm x 17cm x 18cm
The mighty bear patrols the wilderness of the Americas virtually unchallenged, and this handcrafted paper mache sculpture pays tribute to...
Galloping Horse - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,230.00 MXN
As the main method of long-distance transport for the indigenous Wixáritari people, the horse is greatly respected in their traditions. Horses were used to facilitate the trade of goods and medicine as well as in battle as these indigenous peoples fought to defend their homeland from invasion. These paper maché sculptures are decorated with colorful beads showcasing traditional shaman-inspired imagery. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 33cm x 12cm x 26cm
As the main method of long-distance transport for the indigenous Wixáritari people, the horse is greatly respected in their traditions....
Unicorn Head - Tierra Huichol
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The mythical unicorn is regarded in cultures around the world as a harbinger of the divine, and this carefully crafted piece pays tribute to its legacy using traditional Huichol iconography. This statue is adorned with colorful beadwork depicting images such as the wolf, regarded as the closest creature to mankind, as well as the omniscient “God’s Eye.” Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 17cm x 10cm x 25cm
The mythical unicorn is regarded in cultures around the world as a harbinger of the divine, and this carefully crafted...
Roaring Jaguar - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,920.00 MXN
As the only commonly encountered big cat in the regions inhabited by pre-Hispanic peoples, The jaguar (Mayetse 🐆) has a rich legacy in Wixáritari culture. Its fierce nature gives it its’ characteristic spirit in Huichol culture, as warriors would draw inspiration from the jaguar during intense battles to defend their native lands. Mayetse 🐆 are the messengers of the Huichol god of fire (Tatewari 🔥)--the patron of all shamans, spirit guides and ambassadors to the gods, called Marakame. The Marakame are considered para-normal in their powers and are an integral link between the Huichol and their deities. Mayetze 🐆 are guardians of the sacred initiation vows of the Marakame, with the sole power to devour the spirits of those who fail. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 13cm x 29cm x 14cm
As the only commonly encountered big cat in the regions inhabited by pre-Hispanic peoples, The jaguar (Mayetse 🐆) has a rich legacy...
Jaguar Head - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,920.00 MXN
This piece made of ceramic represents a jaguar head which is covered with beeswax where the glass beads (chaquira) that together create forms of the symbols of the Huichol culture. The messages hidden in the art of each piece are the result of the inspiration that the Wixárikas make to the spiritual world. Your message is transmitted through a series of symbols. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 19cm x 15cm x 13cm
This piece made of ceramic represents a jaguar head which is covered with beeswax where the glass beads (chaquira) that...
Polar Bear - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,900.00 MXN
The bear has ruled over the wilderness for millennia, garnering them great respect in indigenous cultures throughout the Americas. This hand-carved iron wood sculpture has been decorated with small glass beads depicting traditional Huichol symbols such as deer, considered messengers of the gods, and floral patterns reflecting the healing herbs and plants used in shamanic ceremonies. Each item in the Tierra Huichol shop is unique, and your product may differ slightly in design. Materials: Palo Fierro, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 23cm x 10cm x 15cm
The bear has ruled over the wilderness for millennia, garnering them great respect in indigenous cultures throughout the Americas. This...