Ladrilleros de Jalisco, Mexico


   Brick making and firing Jalisco, Mexico                                       







La Rosa, Jalisco , Mexico





Clay pit........



Mixing Clay



Clay with higher natural sand content from hill



Making bricks  with clay sometimes mixed with sawdust
dust



Making bricks  in wooden mold  ( 4 at a time)




Drying bricks (background)




Drying bricks
Kiln being fired in background




Loading kiln




Loading kiln



Loading kiln



Loading kiln
(Charley Farrero and Bonnie Gilmour
works to be  fired in foreground)




Kiln fired with dry coconuts



Firebox



Coconuts ashes after firing






Fired bricks



  Brick production of La Rosa: Family business: David  and Maria, their children Maria Concepcion and David junior







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