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Canoga Park DIA DE LOS MUERTOS 2014


Canoga Park
Dia de los Muertos Event
Sunday, November 2, 2014 
(Image above: Clouds that provided shade for me though out the event…sweet like Cotton Candy.)

What is Día de los Muertos?
 
Día de los Muertos, (The Day of the Dead), is a celebration, which represents the merging of an ancient Aztec celebration with Catholicism. The tradition grew from the belief that the souls of the dead return each year to visit with and be entertained by their loved ones. Many of the traditions are consistent with All Souls and All Saints Day.

We celebrate this event in Canoga Park every year - and ever year, I create a chalk piece. This year, the weather is still extremely warm for it to be a "chilly" November day. So what else to draw but a cool big ass ice cream cone with a little twist….Check out my 4 hour process where I create an 11ft x 4ft chalk piece on a warm Sunday morning….

Canoga Park Dia de los Muertos Festival 2014
Canoga Park Dia de los Muertos Festival 2014
Getting started on a BIG ASS ICE CREAM…..Gridding it out is the first step...
Getting into the real sweetness now...
 : Getting into the real sweetness now...
 : my color palette….
my color palette….
You always gotta start from the top...
 : You always gotta start from the top...
 : All the kids wanted ice cream after this….you're welcome parents!!! hahaha
All the kids wanted ice cream after this….you're welcome parents!!! hahaha
Aerial view….11ft by 4ft - All chalk….
 : Aerial view….11ft by 4ft - All chalk….
 : Close up of the sweetness...
Close up of the sweetness...
Once the sun set - the colors get deeper...
 : Once the sun set - the colors get deeper...
 
This event also had:
LIVE MUSIC
CLASSIC CAR SHOW
VENDORS
ALTARS
BEER GARDEN
 
Main Street Canoga Park 2014
14th Annual Dia De Los Muertos Festival 



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