As a child, I grew up in Guatemala, always exposed to their people's rich culture and traditions.  This eGallery is the result of many years of collecting items for their cultural and aesthetic beauty.

The Swedish word  Döstädning refers to the concept of being  intentional about finding a new home for everything you no longer wish to keep (e.g., Give to family/friend, Sell , or Donate).



Carved bone with canoe (cayuco) scene, burial #116, Travel to the underworld...

Tikal, Guatemala. Late classic Maya culture.