Monthly Archives: December 2018

  1. Marlon and Francisco create a flamingo mask

    knitted finger puppet video

    These intricate, magical Boruca masks have made such a positive impact on the Boruca village. But what goes into bringing these pieces to life? Watch as master carver Marlon and professional painter Francisco as they create a fantastic flamingo mask.

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  2. Rainforest Masks at Selby Gardens in January 2019

    knitted finger puppet video

    Get lost in tropical Costa Rica and wander through the Rainforest Mask sale and exhibit at Selby Gardens. The masks return for the 15th consecutive year to enchant locals and art enthusiasts with over 300 original pieces by indigenous Borucan artists.

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  3. Richard Chavez Quispe, ceramic artist

    alabaster artist

    Born on a ranch in Callao, Peru, Richard picked up his love for ceramics thanks to his older brother, Victor.

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  4. Victor Chavez Quispe, ceramic artist

    Victor Chavez Quispe, ceramic artist
    ceramic artist

    Victor discovered his talent for ceramics in 1981 when, as a teenager, he visited his parents’ hometown in Ayacucho. There, surrounded by artists, he naturally picked up the craft, experimenting with clay and taking advice from his aunts.

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