Fun With Huichol inspired Beaded Artwork!

June 10th

The Huichol are a group of indigenous people from western Mexico that are known for their elaborate bead work. Their art is achieved by covering an object with beeswax and then pressing seed beads into the thin layer, creating colorful and intricate patterns. Participants in the June Fun With event will get to try this technique using wood, glue, and pony beads and take home their finished product! Be sure to stop by the Museum Classroom for this FREE come and go event that is open to the public!