This new note card set, Guatemala – Women of Hope shows Maya mothers giving care and security to their children. Marilyn Anderson’s drawings with bilingual Spanish / English text. The images of the mothers with their children come from different areas of Guatemala. One image of a young girl, caring for her brother and sister was done in a refugee camp in Mexico during the 80 s era of brutal war in Guatemala.
Each set has five note cards, 5″ x 7″ with images of Maya mothers and their children. They are reproductions of black and white India ink drawings, printed by a union shop on recycled paper, packed in (non-plastic) glassine.
A portion of profits from the sale of these cards goes to the schools of the Consejo Maya Jun Ajpu Ixb’ alamke and other education projects for children in Guatemala.