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Arte La Xoma
Todos Santos, Baja California Sur, Mexico

This centrally located art and craft art store is owned by Alberto and Daphna Yañey and much of the finely designed and beautifully worked art items are hand made by Alberto's family. The family designs and hand crafts extremely beautiful copper art pieces. Alberto designs and hand works jewelry and his brother in law is a painter of note.
 
For over 20 years Arte La Xoma have worked with only the finest artists of Mexico. They rightfully take pride in their store and the collections that are found in them. They specialize in hand hammered copper sinks, tubs and prize winning copper art.

All copper pieces are heated and hammered from a solid cube of copper to form each plate, vase or sink. Copper sinks are decorated with 20k gold leaf, hand enameled, baked and covered with epoxy to completely seal each piece. Some are inlaid with silver and epoxied. A wide range of kitchen sinks are available and tubs can be ordered in various sizes. There are unique one of a kind gorgeous art pieces in hammered copper with striking designs in relief.


They carry fine ceramic art made in the town of Mata Ortiz in the state of Chihuahua. The artists in this town have acquired international prestige for there art in pottery. The vases are thin walled and light in weight. they are hand molded, not thrown, then sanded and painted before being fired. Most of the designs are inspired by Pasquime pottery made over 500 years ago. Today some artists are using more contemporary designs.
 
The store is open Monday through Saturday from 10:30am to 4:30pm and occasionally on Sundays.


Arte La Xoma
Calle Juarez and Calle Marquez de Leon
Todos Santos, Baja California Sur CP 23305 Mexico.

Phone: (612) 145-0608

E-mail: artelaxoma@hotmail.com

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Last Revision - 20 July 2008 - jat
Todos Santos, Baja California Sur, Mexico