Catrinas - Day of the Dead Figures - Catrina Dolls
Día de los Muertos -
Talavera and Paper Mache Catrina Skeletons Dolls
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Beautiful Talavera Catrina Doll Figures - Day of the Dead Figures. Hand made and hand painted each piece is unique.La Catrina - Catrinas - Day of the Dead figures - these Catrinas are the skeleton of an upper class woman and one of the most popular figures of the Day of the Dead celebrations The figure is intended to show that the rich and fashionable, despite their pretensions to importance, are just as susceptible to death as anyone else.Catrina - Day of the Dead Figures. Catrinas, are skeleton figures made out of clay or paper mache and often are linked with Day of the Dead celebrations.
These Catrina are very fashionable and unique. She is made of Paper Mache and or Talavera Pottery no two pieces are the same.
The Day of the Dead is a time of celebration when eating and parties are common. Due to occurring shortly after Halloween, the Day of the Dead is sometimes thought to be a similar holiday, although the two are celebrated differently.
Day of the Dead - Día de los Muertos is a holiday celebrated by many in Mexico. The holiday focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died. The celebration occurs on November 2 in connection with the Catholic holidays of All Saints’ Day (November 1) and All Souls’ Day (November 2).