Jacobo y María Ángeles

María del Carmen Mendoza Méndez (San Martín Tilcajete, Oaxaca. 1977) and
Jacobo Ángeles Ojeda (San Martín Tilcajete, Oaxaca. 1973) began their work as artisans from 
Childhood. They were born into the world of the tonas and nahuales thanks to their families, who had their own workshop for wooden figures. In 1994, Maria and Jacobo married and began working jointly.They eventually founded the Jacobo and María Ángeles Workshop, specializing in the production of figures carved in copal wood.