Watercolor Painters from Antigua

Watercolors from Antigua

Watercolors from La Antigua Guatemala can be found and bought in just about every tourist town in Central America. In Calle del Arco you can find many of the watecolor painters sitting on their little stool and with their portable studio over their knees.

Although, I do not like pinturas costumbristas, costumbrism paintings, many people seem to find them irresistible. Nevertheless, I am happy to know many of these painter are able to make a living doing what they love; not many people can say that, right?

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  • Thomas Wheeler

    Rudy:
    This is a very peaceful setting love artwork and the people that create it . Great street seen Sincerely Thomas

  • AB

    A nice study in concentration.

  • Ale

    You see, I like those paintings as well as the paintings of Indegenous people in traje. Unfortunately, I have to wait till my next trip to buy a nice painting. Great photo too, Rudy. You are on a roll.

  • Claudia

    You got that right Rudy there is def something to be said about doing what you love.