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Ceramic family workshop: paint the tile of carnations
08 May 2022, 11:00 - 13:00
The ceramics from Casa Vicens are one of its most recognisable elements. Can you imagine discovering the process of creating tiles with carnations, the yellow flowers that cover the house’s façades?
Led by the master artisan ceramist Manel Diestre, director of the process to restore Casa Vicens’ ceramic pieces, you’ll discover the process of creating artisanal carnation azulejo tiles with the original trepa (transfer-printing) technique.
Then, kids will create your own tile, which you can take home with you. As the tiles need to be baked in the oven, the tile must be picked up at Casa Vicens from the next Saturday the workshop.
– Time: from 11:00 a.m. until 1 p.m.
– Recommended age: between 6 and 12 years old. Children must be accompanied at all times by an adult and maximum 1 adult per child.
– Maximum capacity: 10.
– Language: Catalan.
– Price: €16/children, 0€/adult. The price includes a 45-minute guided tour of Casa Vicens Gaudí, Manel Diestre’s workshop and all the necessary materials.
– Location: Casa Vicens Gaudí. Carrer de les Carolines 20, 08012 Barcelona.
– Activity suitable for persons with reduced mobility.
This workshop contributed to the compliance of ODS 4, 11, 12 and 17.