IMPORTANT: Due to the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) events may be canceled or postponed. Please check with individual event organizers for the latest information about cancellations.
Marita Valdizan is a mother, awarded artist, jewelry designer and teacher from Peru. She studied arts in Peru and has been developing different techniques using a crochet hook and wire to create sculptural and multi-functional wearable art and mixed media.
Eight years ago, she learned Peruvian stitch wire crochet technique directly from the Peruvian artist Juan Pacheco, creator of the technique used wire and crochet hook. Marita recently returned to Peru to receive the Premio Gran Estrella de
Arts DuPage, an initiative of the DuPage Foundation, seeks to promote engagement and investment in the arts and creativity for all in the DuPage region. Please help us in this important work by clicking the button below and making a donation today. Thank you for your support!DONATE TODAY