Sugar Skull Face Painting and Speakers for Día de los Muertos, Day of the Dead

Posted on 10/31/2017 3:44:38 PM

Male Sugar SKullJoin Latin American Studies at the speaker presentations after the sugar skull face painting.

The sugar skull face painting will be moved into the lobby of the Humanities and Social Sciences Building if it is raining and unpleasant outside. Celebrate Día de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead on Wednesday, November 1, in the Humanities and Social Sciences Building, 5:00–6:15 p.m., and Thursday, November 2, in the Humanities and Social Sciences Building, 3:00–4:15 p.m. by having a sugar skull painted on your entire face or part of your face.

The sugar skulls that are created are to resemble the deceased. Día de los Muertos is a natural cycle of life. It helps the living celebrate the loved ones who have passed on.

The face painting is free and open to all in the IUP community and Indiana community.Day of the Dead

La Calavera Catrina (the Elegant Skull) dares you to come! Attendance vouchers will be available.

For more information, visit the Latin American Studies calendar of events and follow us on Twitter at @IUPLAS.