Monday, September 10, 2018

Upcoming Workshop: Alebrije/Fantasy Animals on Plastic

This Saturday, to kick off Hispanic Heritage Month, the Dorris Van Doren library will be hosting a workshop by artist Maria Natividad on the Mexican folkart of Alebije or fantasy animals.

In this workshop, participants will learn all about the artform created by Mexican artist Pedro Linares Lopez. They will be guided through a step-by-step process on how to make their own alebrije using cel drawing techniques (using plastic sheets and ink pens) commonly used by traditional animators.

The program will take place from 4 - 5:30 PM on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Registration is limited to 30 people, so we urge you to call and book your spot today! Please call 915-212-0440 to register. This program is for ages 6 and up.