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Gigant Christ

Montemorelos

This colossal figure of a Christ carved in wood is located inside the house of Humberto Santiesteban, an artisan that along with his family created this sculpture of 12 meters and with a weight of more than 3 tons.

Being in front of this figure will make you feel tiny, just one of its fingers could be one of your arms in size.

Besides its outstanding size, the details in every part of this sculpture are impressive. It was all hard work that took approximately 11 years to be done.

Inside its nails, niches were collocated and in them the 12 Apostles, also carved in cedar wood. This is the perfect example that shows that these artisans are full of creativity and passion.

In this house and gallery you can find different works of sacred art handcrafted by Humberto and his family.

This colossal figure of a Christ carved in wood is located inside the house of Humberto Santiesteban, an artisan that along with his family created this sculpture of 12 meters and with a weight of more than 3 tons.

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Being in front of this figure will make you feel tiny, just one of its fingers could be one of your arms in size.

Besides its outstanding size, the details in every part of this sculpture are impressive. It was all hard work that took approximately 11 years to be done.

Inside its nails, niches were collocated and in them the 12 Apostles, also carved in cedar wood. This is the perfect example that shows that these artisans are full of creativity and passion.

In this house and gallery you can find different works of sacred art handcrafted by Humberto and his family.

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