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Mexican Ceramicist Juan Jose Ramos Medrano

Juan Jose’ and his son, Abel

Juan Jose Ramos Medrano is the grandson of the renowned sculptor, Candelario Medrano. Candelario was a sewer pipe maker who began making ceramic sculptures out of the pipe clay. 334 more words

Short Riffs

Vintage Mexican Pottery From My Collection, Part 1.

If you follow my blog, or have read a few of my entries, you’ll know I’m a super-fan of folk and ethnic art. I collect pieces from all over the planet. 2,299 more words


Hand Painted Mexican Folk Art

Beautiful vintage Tlaquepaque pottery in green with florals on each side. This is the kind of piggy bank that you have to break open in order to get your money out.  14 more words

Piggy Bank

Mexican Painted Scrap Metal Sculptures: Recycled, Rustic.

I’ve created quite a few blog stories about Mexican art and culture. I grew up in Yakima, WA; many of the kids I played with were of Mexican descent. 868 more words