Day of the Dead Engraving and Printmaking

Make your own linoleum engraving and prints (grabado) for this Day of the Dead season in Tlayudona. What better medium to explore the axis between the living and the dead, light and dark, and positive & negative space than the art of engraving & printmaking? Learn about this art form in the context of this … Read more

Engraving Workshop with Ludwing

Make your own prints (grabado) in Tlayudona. You can’t go more than a block or two in the city center without recognizing how important printmaking is to the local community. It has been a pillar of the popular art movement in Oaxaca, and the aesthetic behind many forms of resistance. We are pleased to present … Read more

Weave a Basket with Pine Needles from the Sierra Norte

Miércoles de Manualidades: Sarcina Craft Wednesday: Basket Weaving with Pine Needles Our host, Lucia, from the Sierra Norte is heading down the mountain to receive you in Tlayudona for this conveniently-located basket-weaving experience. She will bring all of the materials you need to weave a small basket, earrings, or a coaster out of “sarcina”, or … Read more