Oaxacan Woodcarving: Spectacular Scorpion

Spectacular scorpion, escorpion, carving by Luis Pablo. He is considered one of the top wood carving artists in Oaxaca. This fabulous figure is perfectly carved and magnificently painted. Particularly attractive is the color selection Luis chose for this fabulous creature. The body of this arthropod, is delicately carved. Notice the tail and the claws, they are carved and painted with an amazing precision.