Arpillera Making Workshop with Soledad Fátima Muñoz

Aug 19, 2023

About the Workshop

Join us at Weekends In the Park for an exciting Arpillera Making Workshop with renowned artist Soledad Fátima Muñoz and experienced instructor Belgica Castro. This workshop is perfect for anyone interested in learning the art of arpillera making, a traditional textile craft with deep cultural and historical significance.

Discover the Art of Arpillera Making

Arpillera making is a unique form of textile art that originated in Chile during the late 1960s. Inspired by traditional quilting techniques, arpilleras are intricate fabric tapestries created by stitching together small pieces of fabric, yarn, and other materials to create vivid and detailed scenes.

Why Attend?

By participating in this workshop, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn from a renowned artist and experienced instructor
  • Gain hands-on experience in arpillera making techniques
  • Discover the historical and cultural significance of arpilleras
  • Create your own unique arpillera artwork to take home
  • Connect with fellow art enthusiasts in a vibrant community setting
  • Enjoy a fun-filled day of creativity and artistic expression

Workshop Details

The Arpillera Making Workshop will take place on November 14, 2021, at Weekends In the Park. The workshop will run from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, providing ample time to dive deep into the art of arpillera making and explore your creativity.

Meet the Instructors

Soledad Fátima Muñoz is a highly skilled arpillera artist known for her intricate designs and attention to detail. She has exhibited her work internationally and has taught numerous workshops, sharing her passion for the art form with students of all ages and backgrounds.

Belgica Castro is an experienced instructor with a deep understanding of arpillera making. Her expertise lies in guiding participants through the various techniques involved in creating arpilleras, ensuring that everyone can develop their skills and create beautiful works of art.

Who Should Attend?

This workshop is suitable for beginners as well as individuals with prior experience in textile arts. Whether you are new to arpillera making or looking to expand your repertoire, this workshop offers a welcoming and supportive environment for all skill levels.

Registration and Pricing

To secure your spot in the Arpillera Making Workshop, please visit our website and complete the online registration form. Spaces are limited, so it is recommended to register early. The workshop fee is inclusive of all materials required for creating your arpillera artwork.

Join Us at Weekends In the Park

Weekends In the Park is a community-driven organization committed to promoting creativity, cultural exchange, and social engagement through various art forms. With our diverse range of workshops, events, and activities, we strive to foster a sense of belonging and inspire individuals to explore their artistic talents.

Experience the Magic of Arpillera Making

Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the art of arpillera making. Join Soledad Fátima Muñoz, Belgica Castro, and fellow art enthusiasts for an unforgettable day of creativity, learning, and community engagement. Start your arpillera-making journey with us and bring home a unique piece of art that tells your story!

Louis Huynh
I've been wanting to try arpillera making for a while now. So glad I found this!
Nov 12, 2023
Randy Tarbet
Soledad Fátima Muñoz's work is truly inspiring.
Nov 3, 2023
Amy Len
What a great opportunity to learn a new craft!
Oct 28, 2023
Megan Case
Excited to see Soledad Fátima Muñoz share her expertise.
Oct 13, 2023
Keith Osman
I've always been fascinated by traditional textile crafts. Can't wait to attend!
Sep 26, 2023
Julie Weida
The chance to learn from experienced instructors like Belgica Castro is invaluable.
Sep 26, 2023
Special Awards
I'm grateful for the opportunity to learn about traditional textile art forms.
Sep 10, 2023
Till Kirberg
Looking forward to learning from such talented artists. 🎨
Sep 3, 2023
Chris Zeidan
This workshop sounds like a fantastic way to spend a weekend.
Aug 28, 2023
Eric Heggelund
I'm definitely signing up for this workshop!
Aug 23, 2023