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      Workshop: Dia de los Muertos - Alebrijes in Milwaukee


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      November 15, 2019

      Friday  12:00 PM

      1028 South 9th Street
      Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53204

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      Workshop: Dia de los Muertos - Alebrijes

      Join us for an exciting educational workshop for $10 per student! *Advanced payment by credit card is required to confirm your reservation. Tickets displayed are all available for the event. Contact JoAnna Bautch at jbautch@unitedcc.org with any questions. Add a visit to a wide range of art exhibits in our Latino Arts Gallery for $1 per person. Add an authentic Mexican or Puerto Rican meal at Café el Sol, at a discounted group rate of $8.50 per person DIA DE LOS MUERTOS: ALEBRIJESNovember 14 & 1510:00 a.m. - 11:30 & 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. *This workshop is designed for grades 6 and up*This hands-on workshop will be an experience filled with imagination and vibrant color as participants learn the history of Alebrijes, colorful mythical animal spirits created by renowned Mexican artisan Pedro Linares. Each participant will create their own Alebrije by transferring their selected Alebrije design onto heavy gauge aluminum using an embossing technique. No Alebrije would be complete without adding color to bring to life each participant’s personality and creativity! This workshop merges the Milagros (or Exvoto) and Alebrije folk art traditions into a cultural and educational experience for all participants.

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