Yulissa Madrigal – Oaxacan Wood Carvings

Oaxacan wood carvings are one of the great treasures of contemporary Mexican culture. These brightly colored wooden figures depict stylized animals both real and dreamlike, from raccoons and armadillos to dragons and mermaids. Known for their bright and whimsical colors, these handcrafted pieces are made by the skilled woodcarvers of the communities of Oaxaca.  Oaxacan … Read more

Cocina Oaxaqueña

Cocina Oaxaqueña comes from El Espinal, Oaxaca, Mexico. José Toledo is an El Espinal native who learned the love of Oaxacan cuisine from his grandmother and mother, and the region’s Zapotec culture plays an important role both in his daily life and his cooking. Oaxacan recipes are passed on from generation to generation and help … Read more

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