By Andrea Arzaba–Hello! Yesterday I went to my town’s Alfeñique Fair. I am writing an article about this traditional festivity, where we prepare ourselves for celebrating the Day of the Dead! I’ll be posting the whole article with many interesting stories from the traditional candy/chocolate artists very soon so stay tuned!
Meanwhile, enjoy the pics! =)
Calaveritas de azúcar / Sugar skulls
Calaverita sonriente / Smileeey skull!!
Dulces de Leche y de Frutas / Milk and Fruit Candies
Decorating skulls becomes an art! / El decorar las calaveritas se hace todo un arte
Finally…chocolate ones! / Finalmente…las de chocolate
Pictures taken by / Fotografías tomadas por: Andrea Arzaba (Oct 2010)
Andrea Arzaba is a journalist and blogger. She has written for different publications such as LACVOX, UNICEF’S Latin American Blog, 8-80a Universidad Iberoamericana Newspaper and for the North American publication Dispatches International. Andrea is studying her BA in Communications at Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. She also has her blog “One Lucky Life.”