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Notebooks with a Soul

Notebooks with a Soul

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:1 meal, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I am a 41 year old book designer and founder of SKOBA sheltered workshop. I always dreamed of combining my love for art and the need to help those less fortunate. Come see how I've turned my dream into a reality.
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About SKOBA Fund, nadační fond

SKOBA Fund is a non-profit organization based in Prague that helps talented artisans with mental or physical handicaps achieve fully-fledged professional status. We provide financial support to a local sheltered workshop and empower it to employ those who are disadvantaged in finding their place in the labour market.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to SKOBA Fund, nadační fond. .

What we’ll do

First, I'll show you around the SKOBA workshop and we'll perform the basics of handmade notebook production. Then, you will make your own notebook from authentic, locally-sourced materials such as antique Czech magazines, books and posters. You will experience the joys of making something unique with your own hands and creating an original notebook in a sustainable and socially-impactful way. And…

What I’ll provide

Home made cake
Home made lemonade
Materials for your book
Choose from a great variety of old printed materials relating to Czech history and culture

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£31 per person
£31 per person