Learn from Professional Artists, Writers, and Crafters
- Last Chance to Sign-up!!! “What La Llorona Knew” with American Book Award Winner Stella Pope Duarte. Thursday, September 22, 6-8pm at Xico (44 S. San Marcos Pl Chandler, AZ 85225). Get in touch with La Llorona the official ghost of Latino history through poetry, sketching, and music. Open to Adults and Teens. Cost is $35 per person, must reserve in advance by calling 480-833-5875.
- Gourd Jewelry with local artist Bettie Lake. Saturday October 8th 9am-12pm at Xico (44 S. San Marcos Pl Chandler, AZ 85225). This workshop is an introduction to the traditional craft of painting gourd jewelry. Sign up now to make your own piece of jewelry and learn how you can master this ancient art. Open to Adults and Teens ages 16 and up. Cost is $40 per person or $75 for two, must reserve in advance by calling 480-833-5875.
- Free Workshop! Cascarones with local pinata maker Ana Forner- you’ve never seen cascarones like this! Local artist Ana Forner will teach you to create her elaborate version of the traditional cascarones. All ages are welcome, a great class for families to do together. This workshop is free, but space is limited. You must RSVP in advance to 480-833-5875 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks to the CALA Alliance for sponsoring this event.
- Art Doll Workshop with Mary Poindexter. Saturday December 10, 10am-12pm at Xico (44 S. San Marcos Pl Chandler, AZ 85225). Create your own cloth and mixed media art doll with an award winning local artist. Open to adults and children. Cost is $55 per person, must reserve in advance by calling 480-833-5875.