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Alebrijes Marionette Puppets
with Gustavo Boada
You do not want to miss this awesome art series geared for youth and adult participation that combines puppetry and the folkart tradition of the Alejibries! The first Alebrijes are attributed to artist Pedro Linares Lopez of Mexico. When just a child Lopez crafted imaginary creatures made up of a combination of fantastical and real animals that he called Alebrijes. You work with master puppeteer and artist, Gustavo Boada to create your own Alebrijes. Then you learn how to turn your Alebrijes into a marionette puppet. This class is for your whole family!
All materials provided. All class instruction will be on Zoom. You will be provided with a link after registration. Registration deadline: Feb. 8.
3 session series
Dates: Monday, February 15, 22 and March 1, 2021
Time: 6:15-7:30 pm
Ages: Families (all ages)