Food is an all around tradition in Mexico. From the ingredients used, and the way in which each dish is prepared, to the person who prepares the food. Typically the kitchen is ruled by the mother or matriarch of the family. Recipes, techniques, and traditions of the Cocina(kitchen) are passed down from one generation to the next.
This authentic Catrina sculpture honors "Las Madres de la Cocina" (the mothers of the kitchen). All of the sculptures within our Catrina Elegante collection are original works of art, each is created to represent several different facets of life, from beliefs and passions to professions and culture.
Covered in red chilis each chili is hand sculpted. Her attire is inspired by beautiful and traditional dresses commonly worn by Cocineras through out Latin America. This catrina completely sculpted and painted by hand.
This is an original sculpture was crafted completely by hand by the renowned and very talented artist Laureano. This and all other Catrinas that Laureano sculpts are kiln fired for several hours in a traditional red brick oven.
Large tubular case, that carries and protects the Frida Trópical Catrina from harm during transportation.
A certificate of authentication confirming that this it is an original work of art. This authentic Catrina sculpture is part of our Catrina Elegante Collection an exquisite group of fine ceramic sculptures that are inspired by Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) each 1 is an original work of art handmade by artist located Michoacán Mexico, and imported by San Miguel Trading.