Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Attack of the Sugar Skulls

Dia de los Muertos is almost upon us. That means it's time to make those sugar skulls everyone likes to oooh and aaaah over. Here at the 'ol biblioteca, my department is making 100 for a skull decorating program coming up. Here are some parts drying. Creepy, huh? We've lined them up for that special march-of-the-dead effect:
A couple of my readers don't live near a place where they can easily get sugar molds or other Dia De Los Muertos paraphenalia. In that case, I strongly urge you use the internet to virtually contact my favorite supplier:

Tell them that nice little anglo gal who makes the healing shawls sent you.


zirelda said...

oh now that looks like fun stuff. mmm, planning for Halloween or as you called it... something I can't pronounce. :)

Anonymous said...

Maybe this speaks to some dark issues of mine, but it looks to me as though those skulls would make great air-hockey pucks.