10th Annual Folk Art Festival

Meet Mexico's finest folk artists and watch live art demonstrations at the 10th Annual Folk Art Festival. Artists will come from all corners of Mexico, each with his or her own unique techniques, subject matters, and mediums. However, they all share the same passion for Mexico's rich folk art traditions. 

Folk Art Festival Hours:

Friday, October 16, 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday through Thursday October 17 - 22, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Friday, October 23, 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, October 24 - 25 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Sugar Skull Demonstrations:

September 19 - November 2, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 


Featured Folk Artists

  • Miguel & Daniel Paredes, Ceramic Day of the Dead Figures from Puebla
  • Jacobo Ángeles Ojeda, Wood Carving from San Martin Tilcajete, Oaxaca
  • Miriam Castaneda: Cartoneria from Xoxocotla, Morelos
  • Jose Luis Cortez Hernandez: Barro brunido from Tonala, Jalisco 
  • Elvira Garcia Santiago: Textiles from Putlunichuchutl, Puebla 
  • Audias & Mariana Roldán, Amate Paintings from Xalitla, Guerrero
  • Bulmaro Pérez Mendoza, Foot Pedal Loom Weaving from Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca
  • Pascuala Vázquez, Back Strap Loom Weaving, Zinacantán, Chiapas
  • Mondragón Family, Sugar Skulls from Toluca, Estado de México
Friday, October 16, 2015 - 10:00am