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Dia de los Muertos by rocamiadesign

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11/3/10 – SOLD a card of this!

Made in UltraFractal 5. Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is celebrated in Mexico and parts of the United States and Canada. The holiday occurs on November 1st and 2nd in connection with All Saint’s Day. People gather together to honor their loved ones who have died. You will probably have to look at this in FULL VIEW to see the skull.

wikipedia writes, "Traditions include building private altars honoring the deceased, using sugar skulls, marigolds, and the favorite foods and beverages of the departed, and visiting graves with these as gifts.

Scholars trace the origins of the modern holiday to indigenous observances dating back thousands of years, and to an Aztec festival dedicated to a goddess called Mictecacihuatl."

1-1-10, featured in the CREATIVE CARDS Group.

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kathleen emerson, roca mia design, dia de los muertos, day of the dead, mexican holidays, purple, ftrd2010

Comments

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkeover 4 years ago

    Gorgeous design and colors. I love the patterns in this wonderful design.

  • myxtl
    myxtlover 4 years ago

    This is marvelous! …..but I didn’t see any skull in it anywhere…. no matter…. Great job………!!!

  • Thanks! The skull is a bit abstract and tipped toward the upper right corner of the picture.

    – rocamiadesign

  • myxtl
    myxtlover 4 years ago

    Owwhhh…… I see what you mean…. Gee… it must’ve been one of those “couldn’t see the forest for the trees” type of things.

  • CanDuCreations
    CanDuCreationsover 4 years ago

    Awesome work

  • Thank-you! I hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas. It looks like we Montanans are in for a muddy, rather than white Christmas this year.

    – rocamiadesign

  • zooreka
    zoorekaover 4 years ago

    Lovely Piece Kathleen… Great Purple Hue that….. Merry Christmas to you both…

  • Thanks, Zoo! Merry Christmas to you and your wife too! I hope the new year brings you both many blessings.

    – rocamiadesign

  • owlspook
    owlspookover 4 years ago

    Congrats! your card is featured in Creative Cards! (big smile) well done! (big smile)

  • Thank-you very much! It’s always an honor. :)

    – rocamiadesign

  • owlspook
    owlspookover 4 years ago

    you are most welcome (big smile)

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