AIMED AT ILLUSTRATORS, DESIGNERS, ARTISTS, STUDENTS, AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC INTERESTED IN MEXICAN CULTURE AND TRADITION.
He gives: Endy López
Saturday, September 29
Hours: 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Duration: 1 session of 3 hrs
Customize your tote bag with Otomi embroidery, meet Endy Lopez who has 19 years of experience and continues the tradition of embroidery for 4 generations in Tenancingo, Hidalgo.
Otomi embroideries are generated under a rigorous ritual of social documentation, they are a tribute to the community and to its most important events such as harvest, sowing, marriage or birth. They have a magical and redeeming function with the earth and its inhabitants.
-Know the Otomi textile tradition and its meaning.
-Learn traditional stitches.
-Design a personalized bag applying the knowledge of the workshop.
Stage 1: Introduction to Otomí embroidery, geographic and cultural context.
Stage 2: Traditional designs in Otomí embroidery and meanings.
Stage 3: Start of the project: selection of elements, colors and design composition.
Stage 4: Experimentation and application of the technique to own design.
– Cost: $ 1,390.00 per person
CUPO: 6 PEOPLE MATERIALS INCLUDED