Artisans for Mother Earth Summer Holidays Edition
By Bárbara Macías
Artisans for Mother Earth opens a new craft fair to benefit Casa y Acequia, dedicated to the ecological restoration of arid areas. To learn more about Casa y Acequia, visit www.casayacequia.org.
Artisans for Mother Earth
Fri, Jul 24 – Sun, Aug 2, 10-8pm
Our show will include wool rugs, handmade soaps by Hecho en San Miguel, wickerwork from Michoacán, traditional sweets by El Papalote, silver jewelry, handpainted clay figures, designer bags by Árbol de Viento, an attractive collection of pewter pieces, wooden puzzles, handmade clothing from Chiapas, and a lot more.
Chocolate will have a special show: chocolate with almonds and cinnamon, nutmeg, vanilla hazelnut, peanut pepper, anise, semi bitter, and bitter. There will be unsweetened cocoa paste, and chocolate sweetened with stevia and agave nectar, suitable for people with diabetes. We will have agave syrup, sea salt, and mezcal. There is a very interesting collection of Mexican cactus and Australian and African species.
Danzón Mercerina Club, with Maestro Leonardo Rosen, will offer an exhibition; the House of Culture will present its Rondalla and several surprises. There will also be special events for tasting mezcal from the Costa Chica of Guerrero and the enjoying flamenco dance. The program will be published on our Facebook page: Artesanos por la Tierra. The fair will last 10 days, from July 24 to August 2 it will take place at the ISSEG Parking lot, on Cardo 12.