Hispanic Heritage Alebrijes Workshop

Program Type:

Arts and Crafts

Ideal Ages:

5 and up
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Program Description

Event Details

Get ready to unleash your creativity and dive into the mesmerizing world of Alebrijes! These extraordinary Mexican folk art creatures blend elements from various animals, forming magnificent and otherworldly beings. Inspired by the visionary dream of Pedro Linares Lopez, who brought them to life, Alebrijes hold the power to safeguard homes from malevolent spirits. Now, it's your chance to design your very own vibrant Alebrije, without the conventional paper mache. Combine diverse elements, mold your imaginary creature, and embark on a painting adventure like no other, infusing it with colors and designs that defy the limits of the known universe. Let your imagination soar as you create a remarkable Alebrije masterpiece!

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