Amate Paper Cut
Amate is a type of bark paper made in Mexico for centuries. Otomi people make not only the paper itself, but create elaborate cut outs with amate paper.
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The first video will show you the process of creating Amate paper in San Pablito, Mexico.
The second video tells you about the Mayan Calendar. Some amate cut outs are based on these figures.
STUDENTS: Take notes, or be prepared to review this video before the Final Exam.