Saturday, December 17, 2016

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Monday, July 5, 2010

Dark and Silver in Paper Paste

Lavradeira from Viana


Made from paper paste, this piece represents a girl from Viana do Castelo during the traditional festivities of the region.

Friday, April 30, 2010

Saint Anthony



Representation of Saint Anthony, patron saint of Lisbon, in glazed ceramic from Alentejo.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Saint Anthony


Representation of Saint Anthony, patron saint of Lisbon.

Saint George


Representation in polychrome ceramic.

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Young Girl


Figure of a young girl made in enamelled sandstones.

Friday, January 8, 2010

Christmas, 2009



Our Christmas window display.

"Trapilho" Doll


Doll made in paper paste and old cloths.

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Minhoto Couple

Representation of a wedding couple from the Portugal's northern region of Minho, made in glazed ceramic - Barcelos.

Monday, June 1, 2009

Friday, May 29, 2009

Lovers Handkerchiefs

Saint Anthony


Saint Anthony of Lisbon carrying the infant Jesus. Recriation made in paper paste by artists Vivian Viana and Ricardo Cabral.

Saturday, May 2, 2009

Embroidery from Tibaldinho


From a small village in Alcafache parish, munincipality of Mangualde, where embroidery is still handmade the same way for the past 200 years.

The Constable Saint


Representation in polychrome ceramic of the Beato Nuno of Santa Maria, D. Nuno Alvares Pereira (1360-1431), which canonization will take place on April 26 in Rome.

The wedding of the Marafona

The Junk Collector



Recriation of the junk collector, a tipical traditional profession in old Lisbon by artist Maria Helena Lourenço.

Friday, January 30, 2009

Traditional Library

Miniature library handcrafted by an artist from Várzea de Sintra.

Tuesday, December 9, 2008

The "Impérios" from Terceira island (Azores)


Ceramic representation of the "Impérios" from Terceira island (Azores), which are religious houses crowned with the symbol of the Holy Spirit.

The fado singer

Made in paper paste with about 30cm height, this figure represents the portuguese fado singer in traditional dress.

Hearts from Viana

Little hand embroidered hearts based on the traditional hearts from Viana do Castelo.

Thursday, October 9, 2008

Nativity scene from Alto minho


Ceramic artistic pieces with traditional themes from the Barcelos region. The strong colors are characteristic of the handicrafts from the North of Portugal.