Sat, October 10, 2020, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ages 8+ $1-25 Pay What You Can
Join Bay-area Artist, Ernesto Hernandez-Olmos, live from Oaxaca, Mexico as he teaches you how to create your own papel picado: a form of decoration, known for its figures cut from artisanal symmetrical patterns with its origins in pre-Hispanic times. Learn to make your own papel picado using 2 different techniques such as the use of scissors and exacto knife. Hernandez-Olmos will also demonstrate how the picado technique is traditionally done as well.
This fun workshop is the 1st in a series of four Dia de los Muertos cultural artistic workshops. Sign-up for all four!
Events supported by a grant from the Kiwanis Club.
Supply List Available : https://sonomacommunitycenter.org/dia-papel-picado/