1.28.2016

mural fresco painting with piments

mixture of nopal and lime for top layer of fresco









1.27.2016

pigment preparation 
for egg tempera and mural fresco 







1.25.2016

day trip to Cacaxtla and Xochitécatl, Tlaxcala 

Popocatépetl volcano
walls painted with natural pigments



Cacaxtla site museum
view from Xotchitécatl

circular building at Xochitécatl


1.23.2016


workshop in Novohispanic mural techniques
nopal (cactus) and lime

nopal

boiled nopal



mixing nopal and lime


smoothing an adobe tile

















1.22.2016

sketchbook drawings at Arquetopia residency


1.21.2016


sketchbook drawings from Arquetopia residency


1.19.2016

works in progress at Arquetopia Residency

1.18.2016

day trip to Cantona archaeological site (Puebla, Mexico)

platforms for houses

Citlaltépetl (Pico de Orizaba)

Cantona Site Museum


Malintzin

1.15.2016

rainy day colours in Puebla, Mexico




Martínez coat of arms