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Paint a traditional tile of Porto

art class

Paint a traditional tile of Porto

105 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 15 people
Includes
Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English
art class

Paint a traditional tile of Porto

art class

Paint a traditional tile of Porto

105 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 15 people
Includes
Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

PLEASE READ ALL THE INFO Covering facades with tiles became an important custom in Portugal during 19th and 20th centuries and they are now one of the most amazing and unique heritages of the world. ABOUT During this Tile Painting Workshop you will learn how this beautiful tiles were made and will paint one yourself. Don't worry, because no artistic skills are required :) This workshop is perfect for families, groups and tile lovers in general. Every participant will paint 1 tile. If you want to paint more tiles they have an extra cost. IMPORTANT - Tiles will be fired and ready to pick up in 24 or 48. If you can’t pick up your tiles we can post them. Cost depends on the number of tiles and destination. - This workshop is suitable for children +6. CHECK OUR OTHER EXPERIENCE: THE ART OF AZULEJOS PORTO https://www.airbnb.pt/experiences/153115 *These workshops are made to support our project OS AZULEJOS DO PORTO, the only public catalogue of the facade tiles of Porto.

Your host

Learn more about Alba & Marisa

Alba & Marisa

Hi! We are Alba & Marisa, the founders of GAZETE AZULEJOS. We work in the areas of ​​design and culture and we are both in love with Portuguese tiles. Together, we are building the only public catalogue of the tiles that cover the facades of Porto: OS AZULEJOS DO PORTO. We walk around the city taking pictures of tiles to complete our archive. We are also researching about its history, making techniques and designs. Everybody should know this incredible heritage. And we are here to make it happen :)

What's included

Drinks
Equipment
1 Tile + Materials + Firing

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Where you'll be

The workshop take place in GAZETE AZULEJOS, a inspiring and cozy atelier equipped with all the necessary materials. It's located in the center of Porto, just 5 mins walking from Bolhão and Campo 24 de Agosto metro stations.

This experience is available starting May 01, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused until 30 April 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 15 guests ages 6 and up can attend.

What to bring

More tips

Tiles will be fired and ready to pick up in 24 or 48 hours. If you can’t pick up your tiles we can post them. Cost depends on the number of tiles and destination.

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Alba & Marisa
Paint a traditional tile of Porto
105 reviews
From £23/person
105 reviews
From £23/person