Zapotec-Style Painting Family Workshop

Back by popular demand! Learn to paint Zapotec design motifs with visiting artists from Oaxaca, Mexico. The father-son team of Ventura and Norberto Fabian continues the tradition of creating hand-carved and painted wooden figures known as alebrijes. Select an original, small figure to paint and take home. Instructors: Ventura and Norberto Fabian Taught in Spanish […]

Molinillos and Chocolate in Contemporary Mexico

Juan Alonso Rodriguez, Master Woodworker, Mexico Ana Rita García-Lascuráin, Founder and Director, MUCHO-Chocolate Museum, Mexico City Special Event and Chocolate Tasting. In this special event, Juan Alonso Rodriguez will explain how to make a molinillo, the whisk-like wooden tool that is traditionally used in Mexico to make froth in chocolate beverages. Together with Ana Rita […]