Felipe Horta Wood Mask
Felipe Horta. Detailed Wood Mask. Tocuaro, Michoacan, Mexico. Weight: 2 lbs. Height: 12 in., length: 16 in. width: 8 in. approximate.
Felipe Horta was dedicated to making masks from the young age of 12. Driven by his desire to keep alive the traditions of Tócuaro, his native town, he is currently one of the most representative artisans in the State of Michoacán. His overwhelming creativity is reflected in his creations, fantastic beings and whimsical figures, carved in wood that are used in different celebrations in the region.