EventsDia de Muertos: Drawing Catrinas Heads / Dibujando Cabezas de Catrina

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Dia de Muertos: Drawing Catrinas Heads / Dibujando Cabezas de Catrina

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM


Learn how to draw a traditional Catrina or Calaca. Apply elements of art such as symmetry, textures and geometrical shapes to personalize your own Catrina with Amaranta Sandys of ArtMaranth School.

During this art tutorial, discuss where Día de Muertos comes from and how it is celebrated. Talk about the artwork of Guadalupe Posadas, the famous Mexican newspaper cartoonist from the ’30s and the creator of the popular Catrina character.

Los participantes seran guiados paso a paso, como dijbujar una tradicional ‘Catrina o Calaca, aplicando los Elementos de Arte como: simetria, color, texturas y formas geométricas para personalizar tu propia Catrina.

Durante este tutorial de arte, discutiremos de donde viene el Día de Muertos y como es celebrado. Hablaremos del trabajo de Guadalupe Posadas, el famoso cartonista mexicano de los años 30’s, el fué el creador de la famosa Catrina.

Please register. You will be sent the Zoom link.

Reasonable accommodation for people with disabilities is available by request. Email at least seven days before the event. Automated closed captioning is always available for online events.

Suitable for:
Teens (Ages 13 to 17)
Adults (Ages 18 and older)
Tweens (Ages 9 to 12)
Art and Entertainment
Classes and Workshops

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