Black Clay MezcalerosRegular price $35.00
*PLEASE NOTE: This item is available for pre-sale from APRIL 13TH - APRIL 20TH. After APRIL 20TH, the pre-sale will close until further notice. This item is made to order. Please allow 6-8 weeks for orders to be processed and fulfilled.
Vendor: Casa Paz
About the Artisans: These vases are made in San Bartolo Coyotepec, Oaxaca, which is recognized for creating beautiful pieces made from black clay with elaborate and elegant designs. While finalizing each piece, the artisans traditionally polish them with leather or quartz (depending on the finish) and let them dry for 4 days.
- Mezcaleros 2 inches high x 2 inches diameter
- Black Clay Plate 6.5 inches diameter
Care Instructions: Please wash mezcalero sets prior to first use.
PLEASE NOTE: Each mezcalero set is handmade so colors and designs can slightly vary.
About Casa Paz:
Thousands of artisans in Oaxaca are suffering due to the coronavirus crisis. Casa Paz engages in fair trade practices and helps connect Oaxaca's artisans with the resources they need to continue selling their products. Casa Paz's mission is to share the artisans' stories and to shed light on the cultural significance of their craft.
Giving Back: For every black clay mezcalero set sold, we will donate $5.00 to create despensas or “pantry baskets” for Oaxacan artisans affected by COVID-19.
These baskets can include the following products based on the needs of the communities:
- Grains and seeds (Rice, beans, lentils)
- Canned Items
- Hygiene and cleaning products