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The Clubhouse in Catonsville

Calaveritas (Sugar Skulls) Workshop

A sweet tradition to share. Sugar skulls are part of an important tradition of Mexico. “DIA DE MUERTOS” is a holiday traditionally celebrated from October 31st through November 2nd.

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Calaveritas (Sugar Skulls) Workshop
Calaveritas (Sugar Skulls) Workshop

Time & Location

Oct 29, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

The Clubhouse in Catonsville, 10 St Timothys Ln, Catonsville, MD 21228, USA

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About the Event

A sweet tradition to share.

Sugar skulls are part of an important tradition of Mexico. “DIA DE MUERTOS” is a holiday traditionally celebrated from October 31st through November 2nd.

In this workshop the participants will learn about the holiday and the meaning of the main elements of an “ofrenda” (altar), such as calaveritas (sugar skulls). Participants will also receive a kit to decorate their own sugar skulls. 

Instructor: Alejandra Martinez

Materials: Provided by Instructor and include

  • One medium, flat sugar skull
  • One large full sugar skull (pre-made)
  • Royal icing (variety of colors)
  • Sequins, aluminum paper and other decorations
  • Paper plates

Workshop fee: $10.00 per person

This workshop is sponsored by the Patapsco Heritage Greenway Cultural Concerts and Programs Grant

About the Venue: The Clubhouse is a 100-seat, intimate performance space located in the heart of the Catonsville Arts District. Recently acquired, it is owned and operated by the Baltimore County Arts Guild and serves as a center of the arts in Baltimore County. Additional classrooms provide space for classes and workshops.

This program is made possible in part by the Citzens of Baltimore County, the Catonsville Arts District, Baltimore County Arts Guild, and the Maryland State Arts Council. 

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  • General Admission

    $10.00

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