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The Colours of Latin America at Carnaval

February 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Workshop Details

Thanks for your interest. Registration for this workshop is now closed. Should you have any questions, please reach out to marketing@folklorama.ca.

Learn the techniques of acrylic painting on a wooden plank with master artist, Jorge Figueroa. Colours are the heart and soul of the Latin culture. This virtual cultural workshop will help you to express yourself freely using vibrant colours in an easy to follow along manner. A free of charge kit, available only to residents of Manitoba, containing everything you need to participate in the class will be sent to you upon registration. Only 150 kits are available.

The kit includes:

  • 4 small containers of acrylic paint
  • Small wood plank
  • Stick
  • Small chain

Please Note: This is an online workshop. You will be emailed a link before the event. Requires a computer, laptop or mobile device with audio.

Artist Biography

Jorge Figueroa settled in Winnipeg after arriving from El Salvador in the late 1980’s. He is an accomplished international artist specializing in painting, drawing and sculpting. He has studied in Japan and Europe. His international solos and collective exhibitions have been featured all over Latin America, Canada and the USA. He has delivered and taught numerous workshops and classes throughout the city. For many years, Figueroa has been an active supporter of Folklorama and has volunteered at various Latin American pavilions.




PLEASE NOTE: IF YOU ARE REQUESTING MULTIPLE KITS, YOU CAN ONLY USE YOUR OWN E-MAIL ADDRESS ONCE. If you require more than one, please use another email address or contact us directly at marketing@folklorama.ca.

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February 26
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Jorge Figueroa
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