Catherine Robles Shaw, Santera  

The next generations of Santeras








The Patron Saints Index

Enconchado Retablos

Very few Historic Enconchado Retablos exist today, Mostly today in the Museums of Mexico. This techinique was done 1600's and 1700's only and its origins may be Asian instead of European. Made with inlayed Mother of Pearl Sea Shells..

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Nuestra Senora de Dolores Enconchado Retablo

Inlayed with Mother of Pearl and Gesso Relief

8" x 14"



Nuesra Senora del la Canderlaria

11" x 24"


Framed Chop Marked 8 Reale

King Carolinus 1806.

Photos of other chopped marked Coins from our collection

Currency of the Spanish Pacific Fleet and USA until 1857

Same size and weight as the silver dollar.

Very unique and rare.

12" x 12"



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Altar Screens, Retablos and Bultos

Watch Catherine make Retablos on TV

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 Shortcuts to your favorite Retablos:

Small Retablo Gallery

Mini Guadalupe Retablo

Santa Librada

San Ysidro

San Samuel 

Small San Pasqual

Holy Family

San Roque

Santa Theresa

Santo Nino

Saint Luke

San Juan Neopomuceno

San Miguel

San Jose

San Antonio

Arc of the Covenant

 Santa Barbara

Large Guadalupe Retablo

Santo Nino de Prague

Angels Retablo

San Raphael

Saint Gabriel

Guardian Angel

Large San Jose

Santa Kateri

Adam and Eve

Small Guadalupe

Our lady of Peace 

San Francisco

We always have other Santos available..

Just contact me.