fun and interesting ways to practice and improve your Spanish

Friends Kurt and MariMar own, operate, and teach at their Spanish Language school – Habla.

They come up with all sorts of very cool and interesting things to keep it fun, fresh, and interesting.

They are planning the following workshop, so if you are going to be in the area and need to brush up on or practice here’s a super cool idea.

PANDORA’S BOX: Engraving and Collage Techniques 
Come and practice your Spanish!

workshop engraving

This course taught by Lilián Rivera, will begin Monday May 7, at 9:30 am at Habla. 

Lilián Rivera Juárez will lead an engraving workshop at Habla, where participants will learn how to use the monotype to create unique one-of-a-kind prints. Participants will create a “Pandora’s Box” reusing documents and sentimentally valuable objects from their own history. Basic knowledge about engraving will be given during the workshop and participants will design a variety of prints they will store in their own personalized boxes.

Lilián Rivera Juárez was born in Mexico City and she lives in Merida, Yucatan since September 2011. Graduated from the National School of painting, sculpture and engraving “La Esmeralda”; Lilián has participated in several workshops in Mexico with the professor Francisco Castro Leñero in 2007 and abroad at the Internationale Sommeracademie für Bildende Kunst in Salzburg. She has received several awards including the Silver Award of Qingdao International Print Bienal in China, in 2000. She has exhibited her work in Mexico, Austria, Spain, and in China. She was selected for the 3rd Beijing Internationale Art Biennale in 2008. Last December she participated at FAVY 2011, “Feria de Artes Visuales de Yucatán.

Dates: May 7-June 13, 2012 (12 classes) Mondays and Wednesdays, 9:30pm-11:30pm
Cost: 2 payments of 700 pesos (basic materials included)
Place: Habla Language: Primarily Spanish with some translation to English

For further information please contact us at the mail:,
Or phone (999) 948-18-72.

We’re open from Mondays to Thursdays from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm and during the afternoons from Mondays to Thursdays from 4 pm to 7 pm. On Saturdays from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm   


About Debi in Merida

I moved from Colorado Springs, Colorado USA to Merida, Yucatan, MX in January 2006. I love to read, garden, travel, and hang out with friends.
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One Response to fun and interesting ways to practice and improve your Spanish

  1. CorollaRN says:

    Wish I was there!!! 😦

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