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October 14, 2023 - October 14, 2023

10:00 am - 12:00 pm



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Dios de Los Muertos Craft Class for kids of all ages


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Join us to make your Fiesta banners, Dios de Los Muertos masks and traditional marigold blossom decorations. 

Saturday, October 14, 2023 from 10 AM – 12 PM
Cost $20

Dive into the vibrant and heartfelt world of Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) with our hands-on art workshop! This immersive class will take you on a creative journey as you craft essential elements of this rich Mexican tradition. Whether you’re new to Dia de los Muertos or a seasoned enthusiast, this class is a perfect opportunity to deepen your understanding and appreciation of this unique celebration.

  1. Fiesta Banners:
    • Discover the symbolism behind Dia de los Muertos banners.
    • Create colorful and meaningful papel picado (paper cut) banners adorned with traditional motifs.
    • Learn the art of paper cutting and design your own banner to honor loved ones.
  2. Dios de Los Muertos Masks:
    • Explore the history and significance of masks in Dia de los Muertos.
    • Design and decorate your own Dios de Los Muertos mask using a variety of materials.
    • Embrace your creativity while adding personal touches to your mask.
  3. Traditional Marigold Blossom Decorations:
    • Understand the importance of marigold blossoms (cempasúchil) in Day of the Dead altars.
    • Craft marigold-inspired decorations, such as tissue paper flowers or marigold garlands.
    • Learn techniques for creating lifelike marigold blossoms.

What’s Included:

  • All necessary materials for creating banners, masks, and marigold decorations.
  • Expert guidance.
  • Insightful discussions about the cultural significance and history of Dia de los Muertos.

Who Should Attend: This class is open to artists of all skill levels, from beginners to experienced creators. It’s perfect for anyone interested in exploring the beauty and meaning of Dia de los Muertos through art. Whether you’re an art enthusiast or simply curious about Mexican culture, you’ll find inspiration and creativity in this workshop.

Takeaway: By the end of this Dia de los Muertos art workshop, you will have created your own Fiesta Banner, Dios de Los Muertos mask, and traditional marigold blossom decorations, each infused with your personal touch and rich cultural significance. These handmade pieces can be cherished keepsakes or beautiful additions to your Dia de los Muertos altar.

Join us for a celebration of creativity, culture, and remembrance in this memorable class. Let’s honor the beauty of Dia de los Muertos through art and craft meaningful, heartfelt creations together. Reserve your spot today and be part of this artistic journey.