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MI VESTIDO CUELGA AHÍ: Belt Backstrap Weaving

May 28, 2022, 1:00 pm National Museum of Mexican Art
Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Frida Kahlo, 1937, gelatin silver print, NMMA Permanent Collection, 2015.194, Museum Purchase with funds from Phillip and Edith Leonian Foundation

Join us for a three-day fabric workshop inspired by the personal garments notably worn by Frida Kahlo. In these workshops, we will go in-depth, surveying Kahlo's attire, influences from other regions in Mexico and techniques used to create her vibrant wardrobe.

Huipil Sewing Workshop, May 21, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Belt Backstrap Weaving Workshop, May 28, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Mexican Embroidery Workshop, June 4, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Apply quickly as there are only 10 spots available for each workshop. Registration fee is $75 per workshop or $200 for all three workshops. All materials are included with the fee. Email to register.