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⭐Día de Muertos DIY Catrina

⭐Día de Muertos DIY Catrina

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:All languages welcome

About your host

I am Azucena Mendoza, journalist and researcher. I´m passionate about Mexican culture and indigenous art, knowledgeable of handcraft techniques and founder of the DIY Studio in Mexico City. Because of my job as a reporter for almost two decades, I was able to get first hand experience on the richness of indigenous groups in Oaxaca, Estado de México, Yucatán and Chihuahua. For the last seven…
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What we’ll do

You will receive first hand information about Día de Muertos tradition in Mexico; a tradition that comes back to life every November in the form of altars, skeletons and, of course, the beautiful Catrinas. You will learn to make a Catrina with our very own mexican version of Papel Maché: Cartonería and you will be able to paint it with Alebrije technique. I will be guiding you until you create…

What else you should know

If the schedule you are looking for is not available or you need a bigger group availability please contact me.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
water and sodas
Equipment

What to bring

learning and enjoying attitude
if you are accompanied by minors, they will be your responsibility
5 and up
Sunglasses and sunblock

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Where you'll be

We will gather at Barrio de San Juan in Mixcoac, a little place in the middle of the city with adoquin paved streets filled with tradition and culture. Here you will be able to see the first home of Mexican Nobel Prize winner, Octavio Paz and the San Juan Evangelista church built on the eighteenth century. Finally, we will walk to my outdoor studio.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Thu, 22nd Aug    From 05:00 to 07:00.
£28 per person
10 of 10 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 5 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

If the schedule you are looking for is not available or you need a bigger group availability please contact me.
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craft class
⭐Día de Muertos DIY Catrina
47 reviews
£28 per person
47 reviews
£28 per person