Dia de los Muertos

Day of the Dead, its passed now, November 1st. Inspired by Moctezuma exhibition at the British Museum.

A day to celebrate the deceased and enjoy their memories.  I like this, it s a day when families go to clean up and decorative their ancestors graves, everyone comes out, street vendors selling sugar skulls, music, fiesta, brightly coloured paper ornaments.  I picked up a few paper skeletons whilst at the museum, it was really interesting, although it lacked something, cant quite put my finger on it.

Playing around with the images I came up with the following