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The colors of Guatemala.

I’ve visited Guatemala quite often and each time I do I find interesting things to see.

We don’t stay in Guatemala City, but venture out to the city of Antigua, an hour and a half away from the main city. Antigua is a small city surrounded by volcanoes in southern Guatemala. It’s renowned for its Spanish colonial buildings, many of them restored following a 1773 earthquake that ended Antigua’s 200-year reign as Guatemala’s colonial capital. Notable architectural examples include baroque La Merced, a squat, yellow-and-white church. It’s an integral part of the city’s famous Semana Santa, a holy week with parades and rituals.

The second part of the trip will be to stay at Lake Atitlan at a hotel nestled on the lake. The beauty will take your breath away.

I’m a gal who loves textiles and art and I just want to share the things I’ve experienced with other photographers and Textile Artists.

Keith and I and our wonderful local guide will take great care of you.

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We will learn from local weavers and dyers and take time to sit around the pool and work on our ideas.  The quilt below was made from a photo taken on the last trip.

 

 

 

Photography, textures, colors and experience.

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