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Story--for the Day of the Dead

Since we are approaching Halloween, All Souls Day and The Day of the Dead, I’m posting work that I wrote when I was with the Latino literary troupe, Los Nortenos (2000-05). 533 more words


Postcard from Oaxaca, Mexico: Always high season for calaveras

So many calaveras pop up in Oaxaca, one would think these photos represent newcomers to the street scene added to herald the approach of Day of the Dead. 27 more words


Red Ridge X - Halloween.

Before the imported ritual of carving pumpkins arrived from America people in Ireland and parts of Britain carved turnips, there were spells for women to determine their future husband like the tradition of placing a sprig of rosemary along with a sixpence under their pillow so they could dream of the man they will marry. 326 more words

Day of The Dead Art Shows

Hello Citizens of The Blogosphere,

It’s going to be another busy week for Annotated Audrey Art. In addition to our usual markets, we are participating in… 646 more words

And the Day of the Dead collection continues to grow...

Collecting Day of the Dead/Dia de los Muertos items has become a year-round thing for me.  It used to be that I would begin seeing things in stores around September but these days, you can find things all the time!  775 more words

Dia De Los Muertos

Halloween ZOMBIE ZIPPER Tutorial

Hi guys, I’m back and in preparation for Halloween I have a Zombie Zipper tutorial for you.  It’s super easy to create, all you need is a zip, some fake blood and some liquid latex. 120 more words


Parade Of Lost Souls October 28, 2017

The Parade of Lost Souls is back for another year on Saturday, October 28th. This iconic East Van event is one of our favourites in part because of the all out collaboration and community effort it takes to put this event together.   314 more words