Shop Local: Little Bird de Papel

There are four opportunities for you to shop local at Little Bird de Papel this holiday season.
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Soup is Love Project Update

“Helping Other People through Art”

Join other community members at the Little Bird de Papel studio to create beautiful soup bowls for a homeless charity fundraiser to be held in March 2018. You will learn how to build ceramic bowls from slab clay and a mold. Your bowl will go through a bisque firing. Then you will learn how to refine and decorate the bowls for a final, glaze firing. You will be able to make as many bowls as you would like throughout the year. Participants in this project are invited to volunteer at the fundraising event in March 2018 during Women and Creativity Month. Continue reading

Featured Artist: Jade Leyva

Jade LeyvaJade Leyva, 2017 Local Treasures Designee, was born in Mexico City and now makes her home in New Mexico. Her work combines influences from Magical Realism to Pre-Columbian and Postmodernism. On the surface, Jade’s work often appears whimsical, but a closer look leads the viewer into a deeper reflection on her central themes of art, love, unity, and our fragile relationship to Mother Earth.  Her series of iconic women is especially intriguing and thought-provoking. Continue reading