Workshop: Day of the Dead Face Painting
With artist Esmeralda Prieto
Get ready to celebrate the Day of the Dead by learning how to transform your face into a traditional sugar skull. Show your spirit with this dramatic and attention grabbing look. A beautiful application of makeup with individual style will be taught in a 2-hr class that will teach you all the skills and tips you need to create your own Day of Dead look and prepare you for traditional regalia the celebration on Nov 1 and 2!
Taught by Esmeralda Prieto, a native San Diegan with local family linage that dates back to the Californios, an artist whose mediums include makeup artistry, painting, and photography. Esmeralda hosts an online channel that teaches viewers makeup application, beauty and fashion tips, as a well as various crafting projects. Most notably known for her work embellishing the traditional Día De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) sugar skull design. She has been featured in numerous blogs and online magazines, such as, Latina Magazine and Beautylish.
$55 General Admission
(Includes makeup supplies. Advance purchases are strongly encouraged.)
Old Town location TBA
(If the demand exceeds this class a second class will be added on Friday, October 12 to accommodate additional students.)
Call (619) 297-7511
In person Whaley House Museum Shop, 2476 San Diego Avenue
(48 hours notice required for refunds. Refunds will be made in the form of a rain check for another like event.)
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