Paper Maché/Papel Maché

Size

Materials

Price

Alpha Wolf - Tierra Huichol
$ 19,920.00
The wolf is a symbol of strength for the indigenous cultures of Mexico. Considered an absolute predator, he was related to the Mexican goddess Chantico and the dog deity Xólotl. For some years, the Mexican wolf is considered an endangered species, in the Wixarika culture it is a symbol of wisdom and knowledge, we often find this figure in many pieces for its meaning. Dimensions of the piece. 61 cm x 42 cm x 22 cm.   Click on the name of the style to go over each one
The wolf is a symbol of strength for the indigenous cultures of Mexico. Considered an absolute predator, he was related...
Gallo Jefe / Rooster Boss - Tierra Huichol
Sold Out
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: 18cm x 31cm x 16 cm
The rooster has a particular connection with Wixáritari cultures, viewed as a messenger from the gods along with all other birds species....
Huichol Pig - Tierra Huichol
$ 3,450.00
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 Click on the name of the style to go over each one
Like all the creations of Tucutsi Aramara, the life-giving Mother Goddess, the pig holds a place of respect in Huichol...
Open-Mouthed Huichol Skull - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,500.00
The skull is a symbol that features prominently in Huichol cultures, reflecting a celebration of the cycle of life. This handcrafted piece is sculpted in the mountains of the Sierra Madre and adorned with iconic Wixáritari symbols such as the Winding Path of Life that brings the divinity of the Mother Goddess to all of Earth’s creatures. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol shop is completely unique, and your item may differ slightly in design. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 23cm x 16cm x 18cm
The skull is a symbol that features prominently in Huichol cultures, reflecting a celebration of the cycle of life. This...
Rhinoceros Head - Tierra Huichol
$ 7,590.00
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...
Angry Bull - Tierra Huichol
$ 7,600.00
While the bull’s combative nature earns it well-deserved respect in Huichol traditions, it can also evoke abundance in this predominantly peaceful culture. One of the most enduring elements of Huichol culture is the annual feast of the bull, during which the animal is ritualistically sacrificed and eaten by the entire community in an effort to absorb its vigorous life force. 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: 39cm x 30cm x 26cm A certificate signed by the Artist 
While the bull’s combative nature earns it well-deserved respect in Huichol traditions, it can also evoke abundance in this predominantly...
Large Horse - Tierra Huichol
$ 9,260.00
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,...
Huichol Stag - Tierra Huichol
Sold Out
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...
Teddy Bear - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,280.00
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...