Guanajuato is a unique and beautiful city about 3 hours north of Mexico City. This historical Spanish colonial city was built around a silver mine. The world renowned artist, Diego Rivera was born in Guanajuato and the town is now a magnet to Mexican artists all over the region. The winding, cobblestone streets are home to many art houses as well as a gorgeous opera house and fabulous restaurants.

Guanajuato, glazed on Arcadia fingering
Guanajuato, marbled on Arcadia fingering

The inspiration for these colors come from the many colorful homes perched on the hillsides surrounding the this beautiful city.