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This lovely old mask was carved by José González Galindo of Coxquihui, Veracruz in about 1980.

This lovely old mask was carved by José González Galindo of Coxquihui, Veracruz in about

Traditional Mexican masks - in the USA it is hard to imagine the current use of these dance masks but the dances are real & meaningful - for more on Mexico visit www.mainlymexican.com #Mexico #Mexican #mask

Traditional Mexican masks - in the USA it is hard to imagine the current use of these dance masks but the dances are real & meaningful

Mayan Mask ♥ Mayan Masks  ♥ Mexican Decorations ♥ Mexican Chic Boutique (www.MexicanChicBoutique.com)

cool Mayan Mask ♥ Mayan Masks ♥ Mexican Decorations ♥ Mexican Chic Boutique (w.

masks of mexico | ... making decorative masks and organizing Suchitlan traditional dances

Modern Mexican masks can be grouped in two categories: traditional masks used in celebration and ceremonial dances and decorative masks made for aesthetic purposes and usually bought by collectors or foreign tourists.

Mexican mask artisan - in the USA it is hard to imagine the current use of these dance masks but the dances are real & meaningful - for more on Mexico visit www.mainlymexican.com #Mexico #Mexican #mask

Mexican mask artisan - in the USA it is hard to imagine the current use of these…

Mexican Masks by maskmonger

Mexico, ca. This European dandy sports an extremely long upturned nose, curled mustache & goatee. ex Morgan Collection, Santa Monica, CA via Artemis Gallery Live

Mexican folk art mask

Bull mask for the Carnival dances. International Folk Art Foundation, Museum of International Folk Art, NM.

Fort Meigs Arts Festival 2013 elementary art lesson project Day of the Dead mask Dia de los Muertos Mexico Mexican Halloween October November multi-cultural

Fort Meigs Arts Festival 2013 elementary art lesson project Day of the Dead mask Dia de los Muertos Mexico Mexican Halloween October November multi-cultural.good example of a paper mask

purposes of masks, African art, and the meaning behind some of the symbols/designs commonly used in African art.  make the point that African art is always meaningful to the artist, has some symbolic meaning behind the shapes & colors, and is almost always useful or functional.  With these key features in mind, students can understand African culture a little deeper.

Splish Splash Splatter: African Masks Not these exactly - but individual variations on a theme, united with strict colour palette works

Diablo mask  Pastorela dance, Guanajuato    11 inches, painted wood, plant fiber

horns are good. Diablo mask Pastorela dance, Guanajuato 11 inches, painted wood, plant fiber A classic looking Diablo with two snakes. Almost as common are frogs and lizards

Traditional Mexican Masks - Mascaras Mexicanas Tradicionales - Página web de the mexican arts

Traditional Mexican Masks - Mascaras Mexicanas Tradicionales - Página web de the mexican arts