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La Tiendita del Barro

Oaxaca City, Mexico



Traditional pottery in Oaxaca is at risk of disappearing. In a world of disposable plastic products, produced in the millions, the unique craft of the potter is rarely valued. Since they cannot earn a sufficient and fair income, many are abandoning the craft altogether. La Tiendita del Barro provides a shopfront and art gallery opportunities for this collective to showcase their works.

The collective operates by fair/solidarity trade, and with ecologically sustainable practices. All products are free of lead and free of exploitation.





Rufino Tamayo 800-C, Oaxaca City

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