history is full of remarkable personalities in diverse areas who, in one way or
another, promoted and propelled Portuguese culture. Due to their relevance and
impact upon society, today they are figures of great artistic and intellectual
Portugueses project was born out of a desire to create characters that
represented these renowned figures of Portuguese history.
All of our andarilhos (Jumping Jacks) are entirely handmade using a type of paper
traditionally used in Portugal called “cod paper”.
The objective of the Andarilhos Portugueses
project is to use traditional Portuguese materials in a Portuguese context.