Eye of God mandala artwork

by Jay Mohler

Ojo de Dios, or the plural, Ojos de Dios ( the Spanish *j* is silent, or a light *h* sound, so roughly pronounced *oh-ho's-day-DEE-ohs*), which is Spanish for Eye of God, or Eyes of God were a popular folk art in the American Southwest during the 1970's, and I sold many hundreds to "trading posts" and tourist gift shops in and around Albuquerque during that time.

My original inspiration came from seeing such mandalas made by Huicholes of the remote mountains in central Mexico, and later seeing amazingly similar yarn and stick creations woven by Tibetans.

Currently, January, 2018, I've relocated to Oaxaca, Mexico, and, after a time of adjusting, I'm again weaving Ojos de Dios, this time from natually produced yarns from this area, which is abundantly rich in Native cultures. Instead of selling via etsy.com, as I've done for several years now, I'll be listing examples of my work here, and also I'll be posting my latest via my facebook page, Jay Mohler, YarnMandalas.com

Any questions about an ojo, or ordering, you can always email me at jay@yarnmandalas.com
or find me on Skype as jayfroggy.

Also, there is much to see on my Facebook pages, where you can find much about my life and work at facebook.com/jaysojos

Here are three of my current mandalas for sale in my old esty.com shop, now run by my former apprentices. Click any of them go to their etsy shop page, where they can be easily purchased, and shipped worldwide, from Asheville, North Carolina, USA.


Interested in possibilities of a custom ordered Ojo de Dios Mandala?
Send me an email

e-mail jay@yarnmandalas.com

To visit my blog, Mandalas.me

If you are looking for instructions on how to make your own multi-sided Eye of God Mandala

Also available in Spanish

For much more complete instructions, including new videos and everything that I used to sell on my Etsy shop for $7
For a pledge of $1 or more per month, go to my Patreon.com page

to see
My FREE newly updated instructions, complete with many photos of my making an eight sided Ojo de Dios Mandala.


Subscribe to Free Monthly Ojo de Dios Newletter

Subscribe to YarnMandalas.com Newsletter

* indicates required

You will always know of special sales, besides getting general news of what's happening at YarnMandalas.com. You can unsubscribe at any time. Your e-mail address will never be shared with others.

How I became a weaver of Ojos de Dios

become a patron