Celestial Road Trip

23 Jan


We came upon this Nativity scene in a contemporary folk art exhibition in Merida. Joseph is driving. Mary is showing the baby off to passersby. The three kings are in the backseat with their gifts in their laps. Two angels are perched on the back bumper. And the car…a VW Bug, natch!



5 Responses to “Celestial Road Trip”

  1. Barbara and Ernie Werren January 25, 2016 at 12:33 am #

    What a delightfully imaginative piece of folk art! Love all the Mexican folk art, and this is even more special than most!

  2. Eleni Cahn January 24, 2016 at 1:29 am #

    I love it! It is so beautiful and so dear.

  3. Dede January 23, 2016 at 2:58 pm #

    Oh this is so you, Jill. Love it!

    • Jill January 23, 2016 at 3:01 pm #

      If I could only bring it home!

  4. Derek Simmons January 23, 2016 at 2:24 pm #

    Absolutely marvel-worthy. Thanks.

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