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Alebrije - (Imaginary animals) Mexican handcraft invented by Pedro Linares López in 1936

Solmar Imports - Mata Ortiz, Juan Quezada, Casas Grandes Pottery and Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.

Solmar Imports - Mata Ortiz, Juan Quezada, Casas Grandes Pottery and Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.

Solmar Imports - Mata Ortiz, Juan Quezada, Casas Grandes Pottery and Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.

Solmar Imports - Mata Ortiz, Juan Quezada, Casas Grandes Pottery and Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.

Solmar Imports - Mata Ortiz, Juan Quezada, Casas Grandes Pottery and Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.

Solmar Imports - Mata Ortiz, Juan Quezada, Casas Grandes Pottery and Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.

Solmar Imports - Mata Ortiz, Juan Quezada, Casas Grandes Pottery and Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.

Solmar Imports - Mata Ortiz, Juan Quezada, Casas Grandes Pottery and Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.

Wooden sculptures mantis mexican folk art animal by fireagate, $455.00

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The most often created art in Oaxaca is a figurine connected with Folk. These are called Alebrije's. Oaxacan wood carvings are wooden figurines that are hand carved and painted with acrylic paints. These are created for parties, dances and childrens toys.  (http://www.oaxacafinecarvings.com/woodcarvinginoaxaca.htm)

This is an Oaxacan wood carving, or alebrije, they were first created by Pedro Linares. he had a dream while he was very ill about brightly colored creatures shouting "Alebrije" and when he woke, her created them and called them albrijes.

Oaxacan Wood Carvings

An ntriguing Oaxacan wood carving; looks like a hyena, perhaps?

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Solmar Imports - Mata Ortiz, Juan Quezada, Casas Grandes Pottery and Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.

Solmar Imports - Mata Ortiz, Juan Quezada, Casas Grandes Pottery and Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.

Mexican Folk Art - Wood Carving by MARGARITA & GABRIELA SOSA : Blue Cat

In the Tree Magic Folk Art Etsy store, wooden Mexican folk art sculptures of stylized animals come to life with vibrant colors and whimsical features.

Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals. Artist: Jacobo Angeles.:

carved and painted hare or rabbit - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.

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Love the bold colors and pattern!--Solmar Imports - Mata Ortiz, Juan Quezada, Casas Grandes Pottery and Oaxacan Wood Carvings - Alebrijes, Oaxacan Animals.