Tag Archives: handcrafted

Castleberry Hill Loft Tour 2017

Castleberry Hill Loft Tour 2017

No Mas! Is a Proud Sponsor of the Castleberry Hill Loft Tour 2017 An annual event, Castleberry Hill Loft Tour 2017 takes place on October 14, 11am-5pm, showcasing a curated selection of lofts in the warehouses of historic Castleberry Hill.  Many of the warehouses align the railroad spur running through the core of the neighborhood, which was […]

No Mas! - Talavera Catrinas

The Talavera Catrinas Sculptures

Origin of Catrinas Catrinas, the skeleton figures dressed to party or going about every day tasks, have become very popular.  The art of Catrinas has a history of more than a century – some say the history starts with the Aztec’s Lady of the Dead, Mictecacihuatl, keeper of the bones in the underworld.  Conceived of […]

No Mas! Alebrijes Collection

Alebrijes Collection at No Mas!

Alebrijes Studio of Jacobo y Maria Angeles The Alebrijes workshop of Jacobo y Maria Angeles has perfected the art known as Alebrijes, fantastical creatures carved of “copal” wood, over the last three decades. The artists combine the elements of nature, such as plants, flowers, and animals, acknowledging the Zapotec culture, with unbounded creativity and excellent color combinations. […]

Dia de los Muertos - Erik Fuentes' Catrinas

Dia de los Muertos, Mexico’s Day of the Dead

Dia de los Muertos, a Celebration of Life The Mexican culture views death as a natural part of life.  Loved ones who have passed are honored on Dia de los Muertos (the Day of the Dead), their lives celebrated with dinners, picnics at the graveside, photos, marigold flowers (Flor de Muerto), candles, food offerings, and […]