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On Friday 18th and Saturday 19th, a group of Nicoyan´s artisans gathered at the Recaredo Briceño Park to hold the first Artisanal Craft Fair. The fair was organized by Mexican Marisol de la Rosa from Odel Foundation, and by the Art and Culture Association seeking to promote these activities in the area. The park had 10 different craftsmen who exhibited pieces made in clay, wood, recyclable material, jicaro tree, ceramics and plaster.
Geanina Vásquez use the jicaro tree seeds to create jewelry and keychains
Organic soaps and exfoliating masks by Adasa
Yorleny Alfaro gives texture to her paintings with recycled materials such as coffee, sawdust and pellets of rice.
Fany Torres from Nambi uses her hands to create dolls from sand and clay
Joselin Villegas paiting a piece of plaster imported from Mexico
Acrylic paints are used to color clay and ceramics
Rafael Vásquez from Caimitalito works with wood to create kids toys, mirror frames and other objects