This is an example of Mosaic Art that uses tile and grouting. This is the type of art I chose to do for my final project. Mosaics are fascinating because the tiles always seem to fit so nicely together even though they are separate pieces and the way artists get the tiles to fade in and out of shades of the same color, in this case blue, must be very challenging. I was excited to try my hand at mosaic art.
Essential Question: a way Alvarez portrays the struggle for identity in her writing is through Patria. This is because Patria's character was idealistic, with the desire to devote her life to the Lord. However, the author shows Patria's struggle for identity through her contradictions. For example, Patria was turned between being a nun and being with a man.