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Radical Love: Yolanda López Reimagining la Virgen de Guadalupe

A couple of weeks ago I attended a talk and workshop in South San Francisco featuring renowned Xicana artist, and activist, Yolanda López who presented on her Guadalupe series. 1,583 more words

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Riding with Mary.

I went riding with Mary today, on my bike, through the neighborhood and hailed her every time I saw her. She’s a constant in the neighborhood, a… 1,513 more words

Sacred Icon- The Virgin of Guadalupe

The Virgin of Guadalupe (Mary, Mother of Jesus) is the most revered and familiar image in Mexico. She may be single-handedly responsible for the conversion of Mexico to Catholicism. 352 more words

Oxytocin Madonna - Part 1

Howdy everybody!  I just finished up the design for a new woodcut.  This is going to be another oversized block and I’m super excited about it.  232 more words

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Tamales step-by-step: Diagrams, instructions and a bit of history

Tamales, of course, are a traditional favorite this time of year in Mexico, and are served whenever friends and family gather, starting from Dia de La Virgen de Guadalupe… 1,121 more words

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My Kind of Perfect Christmas Holiday

Many years ago, as holiday stresses overwhelmed my enjoyment of the season, I decided to change how I participated in it. It was relatively easy to eliminate chaotic mall visits, most gift buying, card writing, fevered cooking and decorating and entertaining, but then what? 169 more words