Monday, April 21, 2008

La Campa Lenca Pottery

The residents of La Campa and the surrounding hillside communities are of Lenca descent and the town is the heart of production for traditional Lenca pottery, made of red clay and hand-crafted according to ancient methods. Dona Desideria is a master craftsperson who offers pottery workshops. Call (504) 625-3393 one day in advance to make arrangements for a 1/2 day class.

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