Learn about the pinching technique of the typical handmade Portuguese ceramic
Make, paint and decorate your own espresso cup.
During this workshop, we'll get in touch with Portuguese ceramic! We'll learn about the pinching technique and be able to make, paint and decorate our own espresso cup -- the perfect souvenir to also remind us how coffee is an important part of Portuguese culture.
Who Is This Experience Good For
Anyone who is interested in arts & crafts and passionate about history and culture
Meet your local host
Rita and Catarina are two Portuguese ceramists that share a love for the typical handmade Portuguese ceramic. Besides creating their own products, they also develop custom-made products, creating a singular connection between the production, the pieces, and the customers.
Take away gift: espresso cup
What's Not Included
Know Before You Go
Minimum Needed: 6 people
Maximum Capacity: 15 people
Booking Deadline: 3 days before the event
Weather Dependent: No
Difficulty Level: Easy - No experience necessary
Special Clothing Required: Yes, wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty
Special Dietary Restrictions: N/A
Additional Information: The ceramic pieces are delivered to the co-working space on the last week of the program.
Liabilities: The liability for any injury, loss, or damage incurred by participants is not assumed by Remote Year or its affiliates.
fREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What a great experience to learn the basic techniques of ceramics and having the opportunity to literally knead, shape and paint the clay into something your heart desires while having 2 lovely ceramics as your teacher. A must do in Lisbon!