San Juan La Laguna Artist

For Juana, the artistic family tree is large and continues to grow. Her four children also possess individual artistic talents and are involved in the family business.

Juana has many admirers of her distinctive aerial view paintings.

Her work is original, beautiful, and regardless of the subject matter she is painting it seems to come alive on the canvas.

San Juan La Laguna Artist | Juana Mendoza Cholotio

On September 18th, 2020 the Guatemala Borders reopened after closing in March of 2020 due to the COVID Pandemic.

At this time COVID 19 is well managed in Guatemala. Guests coming to Guatemala are required to wear masks, social distance, and follow sanitation guidelines.

This also has affected Lake Atitlan Boat Schedules. Only ten persons are allowed on a boat at one time, more or less regular boat services are operating around Lake Atitlan

San Juan La Laguna Artist | Juana Mendoza Cholotio, is a Tz’utujil painter, was born and raised in San Juan La Laguna.

Juana was introduced to painting when she married Antonio Vásquez Yojcóm of San Juan, who taught her the detail of the intricate pattern work characteristic of classic Tz’utujil painting. cultural and religious practices.