Join us for our Altar Workshop Series! Learn how to make the traditional elements of a traditional Dia de los Muertos Altar: the paper flowers, papel picado, and sugar skulls.

*FREE
*All materials included!
*Bring your creation home!
*ALL AGES!

All workshops will be from 5pm – 7pm in the Plaza de la Fuente in Fruitvale Village, close to International Blvd. We will be in the open air under the stars!

October 13, 2016: Ethnographic History of Dia de los Muertos, and Paper Flowers. Workshop by Ernesto Olmos.

October 20, 2016: Papel Picado. Workshop by Ernesto Olmos

October 24, 2016: Sugar Skulls. Workshop by Gonzalo Hidalgo.

Join us onĀ October 26, 2016 to create a Community Altar at the Fruitvale Plaza Park, on 35th Ave and International Blvd. Bring your creations and tributes to loved ones, and help us build an altar that our entire community can enjoy.

Thanks to the City of Oakland Cultural Arts Funding Program for this series!

 

Questions? Call 510-535-6924 or email unitycouncildia@ucouncil.wpengine.com