MEXICAN PAPER FLOWERS

Crafts for Sale

Frances Roger, Kristina Martinez, & Amanda Ontiveros

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday – Canopy A

Frances Rogers learned to make a variety of paper flowers from her aunt, Delores Perez. She has passed along her knowledge to her daughter, Amanda Ontiveros, and her granddaughter, Kristina Martinez. They enjoy making flowers along with other Mexican paper crafts such as candy-filled papier-mâché piñatas, confetti-filled cascarones, and design-filled banners called banderole, their beautiful creations enliven local parties and fiestas.