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september, 2019

mon23sep5:00 pm6:00 pmYarn Painting Nierikas5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Graham LibraryAudience:AdultsCategories:Art Activity,Hispanic Heritage Month,History


(Monday) 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Graham Library

1900 E Firestone Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90001

Event Details

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by creating your own Yarn Painting (Nierikas) inspired by the art of the Huichol. Descendants of the Aztec, the Huichol people number about 18,000, and mostly live in the sierra of Jalisco and Nayarit, Mexico. Traditionally made from tree resin and beeswax, you’ll make your own with colorful cotton yarn and glue.

Hispanic Heritage Month recognizes and celebrates the culture, contributions, and heritage of Hispanic Americans and is observed from September 15 to October 15. Join us and make your own colorful yarn art!

For adults

Celebre el Mes de la Herencia Hispana creando su propia pintura de hilo (Nierikas) inspirada en el arte de los huicholes. Los descendientes de los aztecas, los huicholes, son unos 18,000 y viven principalmente en la sierra de Jalisco y Nayarit, México. Tradicionalmente hecho de resina de árbol y cera de abejas, harás el tuyo con coloridos hilos de algodón y pegamento.

El Mes de la Herencia Hispana reconoce y celebra la cultura, las contribuciones y la herencia de los hispanoamericanos y se celebra del 15 de septiembre al 15 de octubre. ¡Únase a nosotros y haga su propio arte de hilo colorido!

Para adultos