papemelroti nativity “Belen”

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A lot of people / families depend on papemelroti (manufacturing / home and decor shops) for a living. One of them is a carver who does these wonderful belens (nativity sets) for us. My task is to give them a new look, a fresh coat of paint (literally and figuratively)! I wanted a bit more […]

Monday, November 11th, 2013

Playing with Clay

papemelroti owls

  When I was 15 years old, I made this for my Dad (my dad loves to sail and he had a small “optimist” dinghy). I used ordinary sun dried pottery clay. During summer breaks from school, my Mom would gather us siblings and have us form clay figurines which we will turn into figurines […]

Saturday, August 3rd, 2013