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Youth Cartoneria (Mexican Paper Sculpture)

Audience: Ages 8-11
Level: Entry Level (No prerequisite required)

June 19, 2017 - June 23, 2017
Monday to Friday, 9am - 12pm
# of Hours in Class: 15

Price: $270.00
Member Price: $246.50

8 in stock

Class Code: 5YTEX12K17-YA
Department/s: Textiles, Leather & Fine Art


Learn cartonería, the ancient and popular art form of Mexican paper-maché. Cartonería combines Aztec styles with Spanish techniques and is deeply rooted in ancient Mexican legends, traditions, and craftsmanship. In this course you will create fantastic and colorful sculptures from paper and recycled materials, using mythological beasts and characters as a starting point.