Watch LIVE at 12pm Wed., May 11th as Latina Artist, Alison Zapata shares her story from art education to murals and working with Disney!
Alison Zapata makes Japanese kawaii stuffies with young artists at Spark Books in Aspinwall for the celebration of Independent Bookstore Day.
Zapata and fellow artist Natiq Jalil collaborated on a new mural project supported by Duolingo, titled "The Legacy of Butterflies."
Zapata is featured in Pittsburgh Post Gazette Health & Wellness section as part of a research study at the University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health.
Disney/Pixar works with Zapata to sculpt Pepita from the movie Coco in paper maché for a fan art video for Hispanic Heritage Month. "I teach Latin American Folk art to my students as a teaching artist to connect to my Mexican family roots, so this is a big deal and a huge honor!"
Got any scrap metal or lace lying around? Make it part of a new art project set to go up in Pittsburgh's Emerald View Park.
Investigate and explore how trees communicate in this multi-day workshop! Participants will write poetry, discuss their learning, and translate that work into a mural on Tree Pittsburgh's campus! Adults of all ability levels and interests are invited to participate.
Learn how to make your own DIY Alebrije inspired creature with materials around your home with teaching artist Alison Zapata
In this fun educational tutorial, learn how to create a Mexican Folk Art guitar with step-by-step instructions out of simple materials such as construction paper, markers, a glue stick and scissors.