TALLER RUIZ LOPEZ
A ceramic studio based outside of Oaxaca, in Santa Maria Atzompa. The studio uses both a traditional wood burning furnace to fire its clay as well as high-temperature sustainable furnaces allowing them to make higher quality lead-free products. All of their products are 100% lead-free.
A paper-making studio based outside of Oaxaca, in San Agustin Etla. The studio creates high-quality paper and paper products from 100% natural fibers sourced from local vegetation. Alberto Valenzuela is the owner of the studio and often collaborates with Studio Xaquixe by designing and crafting the packaging for its products.
A sustainable glassblowing studio located outside of Oaxaca, in Magdalena Apasco Etla. The studio upcyles recycled glass into crystal quality and derives 80% of it's energy from waste vegetable oil. The studio is also an innovation center, developing and implementing diverse alternative energy technologies to foster local micro-industries and improve their communities.