2:00 - 3:00
Create your own screen-printed papel picado collage, led by local artist Calixto Robles. Collage images will be provided, or bring your own special images, you can also bring your own tee-shirt to get screen-printed.
Robles is a painter, printmaker and sculptor from Oaxaca, Mexico. Inspired by the myths, symbols, colors and ancient traditions of Meso-America, he mixes the silkscreen techniques, which enhance texture and brilliant color, using drawn and found images. Robles’ paintings explore magical realms while his ceramics allow him to reconnect with earthly materials.
Space limited. Reservations required: (415) 355-2868.
Exercise your power of imagination with programs that encourage hands-on projects for adults. For craft programs, all materials are provided, unless noted.
¡VIVA! at the Library is an annual celebration of Latinx heritage, cultures and traditions. San Francisco has a rich Latinx heritage that is highlighted in a diverse array of exciting programs for all ages, from Spanish/bilingual storytimes to cooking classes, author talks to art and cultural presentations.