The shape of a pointed horseshoe is a common structure in Moroccan architecture which has been influenced by many cultures. Lisa is exploring the culture of Morocco.

The shape of a pointed horseshoe is a common structure in Moroccan architecture which has been influenced by many cultures. Lisa is exploring the culture of Morocco.

Once all the tiles are set they pour cement over it and let it set. (This is a fountain)

Once all the tiles are set they pour cement over it and let it set. (This is a fountain)

The Todra Gorge is a trench of gigantic rock walls that, change color and run through the High Atlas Mountains creating an absolutely magnificent spectacle. Many Morocco travelers visit the Todra Gorge as they journey through the south on the ‘Road of One Thousand Kasbahs’

The Todra Gorge is a trench of gigantic rock walls that, change color and run through the High Atlas Mountains creating an absolutely magnificent spectacle. Many Morocco travelers visit the Todra Gorge as they journey through the south on the ‘Road of One Thousand Kasbahs’

Once the cement dries you turn it over and viola!

Once the cement dries you turn it over and viola!

The artists arrange the tiles into the pattern that the artists desires but here is the deal - THEY ARE ARRANGED FACE DOWN!!! So the artist does not see how the patterns are forming or what colors he is using. He just knows. Now is there another definition of skill!

The artists arrange the tiles into the pattern that the artists desires but here is the deal - THEY ARE ARRANGED FACE DOWN!!! So the artist does not see how the patterns are forming or what colors he is using. He just knows. Now is there another definition of skill!

The decorated objects are then dried in a kiln twice.

The decorated objects are then dried in a kiln twice.

The artists use all natural colours to paint on the dried objects.

The artists use all natural colours to paint on the dried objects.

The dried objects are painted on.

The dried objects are painted on.

Moulded plates are then left to be dried

Moulded plates are then left to be dried

The potter moulds the clay. Its fascinating to watch as the shape forms. What skilled hands!

The potter moulds the clay. Its fascinating to watch as the shape forms. What skilled hands!

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