Art classes in Oaxaca & Mexican Culture

| Mexico

Cultural Discovery

Create art in one of the most inspiring art cities in the world! Oaxaca!

Explore the unique diversity of crafts produced by talented local artisans. This program fully immerses you into the art scene and culture of Oaxaca from its origins to the most contemporary expressions. Meet local artists and find the inspiration to create your own pieces through fantastic workshops held by talented instructors. The art courses and workshops focus mainly on printmaking and stencil art. Throughout the program, visit nearby villages to encounter the famous folk art communities. Meet with gifted artisans working with pottery, textiles, candles, and alebrijes. In most of these activities you will produce your own creative works of art.

Dates & Prices

Jun 15 - Jun 29 (15 days) $2,595 CLOSED

Jul 13 - Jul 27 (15 days) $2,595

Program at a Glance

Ages: 14 - 18
Minimum Group Size: 4 participants

Maximum Group Size: 10 participants
Focus: Art workshops
Level of Spanish: A basic level is recommended
Accommodation: Homestay
Airport Code: OAX (Xoxocotlán International Airport)
Program Location: Oaxaca City

What's Included

Room & Board | Onsite Directors | Art Workshops | Excursions | Cultural Activities | Airport Transfers | International Medical Insurance


Painting workshop in Oaxaca, Mexico


typical day

Stencil workshop

Morning: Breakfast with your homestay and walk to your art workshop.

Midday: Enjoy lunch and siesta at your homestay.

Afternoon: Cultural activities and leisure time.

Evening: Dinner at homestay, relax, and get a good night's sleep.

Indigenous women giving a pottery demonstration
Students jumping in front of a street mural in Oaxaca
Colorful Oaxacan rugs

Attend two or more Programs For a 5% discount