2 hour workshop
Workshop structure: • Explanation of the various techniques used to decorate masks. I will provide images with examples showing the end result of each technique. Nevertheless, this is the creative part of the workshop; therefore, each kid has total freedom of expression in this process. If the participant picks one of the techniques I have presented, I will demonstrate step by step how to recreate it. • After choosing a mask of their choice, participants will decorate it according to their preferences. At the end of the hour, they will be able to take their final product at home. Acrylic tempera paints…
Eloisa's parents started making masks in Venice in 1984, when they opened their shop and workshop, Ca’Macana. Today, Ca’Macana is one of the oldest and finest mask making workshops in the city. They craft authentic handmade masks in the same way Venetians used to over 800 years ago. Their masks have been featured in important film productions such as Eyes Wide Shut by Stanley Kubrick and Iain Declan Softley’s The Wings of the Dove, amongst others.
Eloisa has always been surrounded by Venetian masks. She learnt how to make them at the age of 8, when…
None of the dates work for you? Let the host know and you will be notified when new dates are added.
You will only receive an email from us if new dates are added for this class, you will not receive any marketing emails, and that's a promise!