In 2018, Design students from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia spent 15 days in Oaxaca, Mexico. At the end of the tour they were unanimous in one complaint: no-one wanted to leave.

Dinner on the rooftop, after a long day, Oaxaca

Dinner on the rooftop, after a long day, Oaxaca

Spinning wool (It’s harder than it looks) Teotitlan de Valle, Oaxaca.

Spinning wool (It’s harder than it looks) Teotitlan de Valle, Oaxaca.

Goyo, our host for the day, explains the significance and value of ceramics in Oaxaca.

Goyo, our host for the day, explains the significance and value of ceramics in Oaxaca.

Making paper, with natural dyes, CaSa, San Augustin.

Making paper, with natural dyes, CaSa, San Augustin.

Learning how design keeps the Zapotec language alive, CaSa, San Augustin.

Learning how design keeps the Zapotec language alive, CaSa, San Augustin.