Photo courtesy of Aruba Tourism Authority
Mopa Mopa Art
Hand crafted Mopa Mopa masks and figurines can be found at markets and art shops around Aruba. Artisans create the colorful, metallic overlays on each piece by boiling leaf buds in an old Amerindian tradition and stretching them into place with their hands and teeth.
By Patrick Bennett, AFAR Ambassador
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