Venice Carnival Mask-Making Class

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1 Hr
Venice
Min Age : 18
Overview

Take a course on mask making from a master artisan in Venice, and learn about the history of this ancient tradition. You can choose from a production class or a decoration class, or you can even take both. In the production class you’ll actually learn how to make your own papier-mâché mask, and in the decoration class, you can paint or use materials to decorate your mask. No matter which option you choose, you’ll bring home your creation—just in time for Carnival.

  • Carnival mask-making class in Venice
  • Choose between a production or decoration class, or take both
  • Learn the ancient technique of making a papier-mâché mask (production class only)
  • Paint and decorate your mask, if you chose decoration class
  • Keep your mask after you create it

Joining Point

Campiello San Zulian 596

Duration

1 Hour | Various start times

Inclusions

  • A Venetian Master Artisan who will explain to you, in 1 hour course, the traditional art of making or decorating a mask.
  • Course of production (you will keep the produced mask) and/or Course of decoration (you will keep the decorated mask)
  • All necessary paints and supplies
Additional Information
  • Maximum 6 people per course
  • Tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide (in these cases it can be postponed the days after otherwise it will be refunded)
  • The mask needs 6 hours to dry therefore you have to book the decoration course 6 hours after the production course.
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