Junk Mail Art: Animal from Oaxaca

choose your world wht s

shed light in the dark
now imagine    choose your world
belong to someone

I found a wonderful children’s alphabet book at the library called “ABeCedarios”.  It’s illustrated with brightly painted animal sculptures made by the Jimenez family of Oaxaca, Mexico, which I’ve used as references to make some creatures in collage.

Poem courtesy of my collage box oracle.

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15 responses to “Junk Mail Art: Animal from Oaxaca”

  1. merrildsmith says :

    I love the collage–and your collage oracle is very wise.
    We have a Mexican print that a friend gave us–I think it may also be from Oaxaca.

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  2. Jodi says :

    we are both thinking african animals this morning. 🙂 Love!!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Charlie O'Shields (doodlewash) says :

    Your oracle shined on this one! Very wise and wonderful collection of words and images.

    Like

  4. Susan Feniak says :

    Enjoyed all the color and pattern in this one. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  5. davekingsbury says :

    Now this I like … faux naif in the best way!

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Lynz Real Cooking says :

    This is so colorful and lovely

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