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Gifts: Huichol Yarn Paintings
Including Ltd Ed, Signed & Numbered
Erowid offers Huichol yarn paintings/art as thank-you gifts for contributors. Check the descriptions for more details about condition, limited edition status, and signatures. As of December 2018, all the yarn art is purchased from a confirmed distributor of Huichol-culture artists from the Zitakua area of Mexico.

See more details about these vivid, vibrant traditional yarn paintings.

Huichol Yarn Paintings
 
$500 Peyote and Eye of God (8")    (1 left)
Huichol yarn painting from Nayarit area of Mexico. 7.9 x 7.9" (20 x 20 cm), yarn on thin wood backing. For long-term preservation this piece should be framed. Back has a description of imagery. Imagery: The shaman will consume the peyote to receive and give meaning to the messages of the gods. Before consuming the peyote, the shaman needs to ask permission of the gods, so a ritual is needed.
$500 Antlered Peyote in Bowl (12"), by Reyes Cruz    (1 left)
Huichol yarn painting from Nayarit area of Mexico. 11.8 x 11.8" (30 x 30 cm), yarn on wood. For preservation this should be framed. Description on back.

Imagery: Sacred gourd is used by shaman to present offerings (peyote: visionary sacrament) to the gods in order to be blessed and used in rituals. Muvieri stick helps contact the gods, deer are gatekeeper to the spirit world.
 
$250 Shaman with Kieri (8")    (1 left)
Huichol yarn painting from Nayarit area of Mexico. 7.9 x 7.9" (20 x 20 cm), yarn on wood. For preservation this should be framed. Description on back.

Imagery: The shaman is asking the god of Wind to allow him to consume the Kieri (tree of wind, a sacred psychoactive solanaceous species plant) to obtain its power and wisdom.
$250 Drum and Maize Ritual w/ Eye of God (8")    (1 left)
Huichol yarn painting from Nayarit area of Mexico. 7.9 x 7.9" (20 x 20 cm), yarn on thin wood backing. For long-term preservation this piece should be framed. Back has a description of imagery. Imagery: In this painting we can see the drum and maize ritual along with sacred offerings, such as food and peyote.
$250 Peyote and Ritual Offerings (8")    (1 left)
Huichol yarn painting from Nayarit area of Mexico. 7.9 x 7.9" (20 x 20 cm), yarn on thin wood backing. For long-term preservation this piece should be framed. Back has a description of imagery. Imagery: Central peyote button surrounded by fire and candles. The sacred peyote is a great part of the Huichol culture and is a part of the traditions such as rituals and ceremonies.
$250 Peyote and Ritual Offerings (8")    (1 left)
Huichol yarn painting from Nayarit area of Mexico. 7.9 x 7.9" (20 x 20 cm), yarn on thin wood backing. For long-term preservation this piece should be framed. Back has a description of imagery. Imagery: The shaman will consume the peyote to receive and give meaning to the messages of the gods. Before consuming the peyote, the shaman needs to ask permission of the gods, so a ritual is needed.