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Handcrafted Copal Wood Alebrije Armadillo Figurine, "Enchanting Armadillo"

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Exquisitely decorated with the detailed motifs that distinguish alebrije artwork, this armadillo is handcrafted from copal wood by Mexican artisans Jesus and Roxana Hernandez. The figurine is painted in shades of spice, pastel pink, and sky blue.

  • 0.12 kgs
  • 0.3 lbs
  • 7 cm H x 5.5 cm W x 20 cm D
  • 2.8" H x 2.2" W x 7.75" D

  • Copal wood
  • Some assembly required
  • Signed by the artist
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexico
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Roxana has flourished by continuing to use traditional techniques in her alebrije art and continues to pass down her craft to her grandchildren, as her elders had passed down to her.

Roxana has been awarded 2nd place in the 2018 State Wood Carvings Contest as well as the 2015 Grand Master Award for the best Artisan Heritage piece of Mexico.

They financially support all four of their children through school so that they may have better opportunities in their future careers.

Roxana has been able to build her workshop over the years and now gives work to other artisans in her community.

Jesus and Roxana are both incredibly dedicated parents and financially support their four children together.

This artist shows a lot of talent or potential and is in their late teens or twenties.

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"A treasured addition to my small collection"

Jesus and Roxana Hernandez - this armadillo is now a treasured part of my small collection of armadillo alebrijes. I greatly appreciate the craftsmanship and detailed painting on these.

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