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Venice Carnival Mask-Making Class

Venice Carnival Mask-Making Class

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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, 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 get to bring home your creation—just in time for Carnival.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$68.11
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$68.11
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Beautiful masks

It was a perfect experience!! The masks turned out so great and Giorgio and his son were perfect. Thank you!

Michael, Jul 2020

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Watercolors in Venice: painting class with famous artist

Watercolors in Venice: painting class with famous artist

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Take a break from the usual sightseeing and snapping photos in Venice with this special experience that allows you to be an artist for the day. A local Venetian artist takes you to find the ideal corner of the city to paint, where you can create your own artwork with watercolors.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$95.47
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$95.47
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Create your glass artwork: private lesson with local artisan

Create your glass artwork: private lesson with local artisan

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Get hands-on experience with one-to-one guidance during a private glassmaking lesson. Discover the secrets of Murano glassmaking techniques from one of the most renowned craftsmen of Venice. The 90-minute workshop includes all materials—including your own marvelous glass artwork to take home—plus a 10 percent discount on glassworks from the artist.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$72.89
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$72.89
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Venice glassblowing - Small group

Venice glassblowing - Small group

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Learn the secrets of glassblowing during this activity in Venice. On the island of Murano, visit the Glass Factory Showroom near St Mark's Square to see examples of this highly specialized glass art, beloved by collectors the world over. Learn about this technique's origins in the Roman Empire from you guide, then watch a glassblowing demonstration by a Master Artisan. Walk away with a small Murano glass souvenir.
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  • 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$10.75
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$10.75
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Venice Private Mask Workshop

Venice Private Mask Workshop

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For this private mask-decorating workshop in Venice, arrive at a traditional atelier, and get a blank sand-colored mask that’s ready for your artist eye. Use feathers, sequins, and other materials to make a masterpiece. Your guide will share facts about the history of mask making and can also show you some great techniques to use. Afterward, you’ll get to bring home your decorated mask.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.62
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$89.62

Making your Mask - decoration

Making your Mask - decoration

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Venice is known for its spectacular masks, and this tour gives you the rare opportunity to create one yourself. Visit one of the oldest mask making workshops in Venice and learn techniques that Venetian artisans used over 800 years ago. It’s a much more personal and special experience than buying a ready-made mask, as you’ll be able to create a mask that perfectly suits your face.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$103.50
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Up Close with Murano Glassblowing Demonstration

Up Close with Murano Glassblowing Demonstration

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Visit the must-see Murano glass factory during this tour in Venice. With a guide providing insightful commentary, you'll learn all about the glassblowing process. Watch a demonstration of the art itself by a master craftsman, then hit the gift shop for some discounted souvenirs.
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  • 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$5.97
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Basic course of artistic serigraphy

Basic course of artistic serigraphy

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Fallani Venezia is a craft laboratory of artistic serigraphy, active since 1968 in the heart of the city of Venice. Print high quality editions, making available their technical expertise and sensitivity, managing to interpret and translate into graphics the different expressive languages of painters, sculptors, photographers, illustrators, street artists, graphic designers and designers. Gianpaolo Fallani inherits the passion for screen-printing from his father Fiorenzo, who has collaborated with over 200 artists from all over the world and for whom he has made more than 1000 editions. Commission-based printing continues, also offering workshops and residences of various levels that invite the artist to learn about and experience the versatility and potential of this printing technique. In 2018 Gianpaolo received the recognition of MAM Maestro d'Arte and Mestiere and participated in Doppia Firma and Homo Faber.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$193.77
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Mask Workshop - Paint your own Venetian mask

Mask Workshop - Paint your own Venetian mask

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Venetian masks have a long and storied history: during the republic’s heyday, they were used to conceal the identities of residents who engaged in decadent activities. In their masks, peasants and noblemen were equal. Make your own Venetian mask (yours to keep), adorned with sequins, ribbons, and other fineries, under the tutelage of a local artist. All materials are provided.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$62.98
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Withlocals Original Tiramisu Online Cooking Class Live from Venice

Withlocals Original Tiramisu Online Cooking Class Live from Venice

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If you’ve always wanted to learn to make specialty desserts, there’s no better time to learn than now. Take this Withlocals tiramisu virtual cooking class live from Venice, and participate in an interactive option that’s far more fun than reading out of a cookbook. A couple from Venice will show you step by step how to make this traditional coffee-flavored Italian dessert right from your own kitchen.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.65
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$34.65
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Withlocals Venetian Curiosities Room Virtual Experience

Withlocals Venetian Curiosities Room Virtual Experience

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Get prepared for a trip to Venice ahead of time or just soak in the city’s history during this live, virtual experience led by a Venice local. Your guide teaches you about the past and present of Venice as you hear about what it’s like to live in the City of Canals. Plus, since this experience runs in real time, you can interact with your guide just like you would if you were to meet in person.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.66
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$31.66
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Glass Lampwork workshop and walking tour in Murano

Glass Lampwork workshop and walking tour in Murano

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Get ready to discover the Murano island, witnessing artistry in action in its glass factories, experiencing the lampwork tradition by creating your own Venetian bead, visiting the Byzantine-style 12th century mosaics of its churches. You will have a personal glass lampwork workshop, in which you will create your own Venetian bead, keeping alive a 17th century artistic practice. We will visit the oldest glass factory in the world active since 1295 and see how tradition is combined with contemporary design and creativity. We will stroll around Murano, discovering some hidden gems like its churches and walking through off-the-beaten tracks.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$115.90
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$115.90
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Online Tiramisu Cooking Class With Italian Chef At Home

Online Tiramisu Cooking Class With Italian Chef At Home

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The ideal experience to live with family and kids! Let us prepare all together the famous Tiramisu. Take the ingredients and start the lesson. He will follow you in every step of the cooking-class. An unmissable chance to learn the preparation of the most famous Italian cake! See the different techniques of the preparation: the pastry chef will show the phases to reach a yummy cake as the Italian tradition wants! Comfortably at your home, the Italian chef will prepare with you the Italian Tiramisu! Gabriele learnt this recipe from its grandmother, that was an excellent pastry chef. He will teach you the classic preparation of tiramisu with some secret tips!
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$44.21
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$44.21
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Learn Italian by walking trough Venice. Discover Venice and Italian language.

Learn Italian by walking trough Venice. Discover Venice and Italian language.

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This is unique experience to learn Italian walking through Venice. First in Italy, it is long time that we offer this type of Experience. If you like to visit a nice and calm part of Venice starting to learn Italian language having fun this is perfect activity for you!
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  • 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.85
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$35.85

Cooking Class With a Venetian Local

Cooking Class With a Venetian Local

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Join Venetian-born host Lorenzo with a glass of cold Prosecco in hand for a 3-hour pasta cooking class and Italian dinner, paired with great music and a fun atmosphere. • Learn how to make fresh pasta, then sit down to enjoy a 3-course meal • White wine and Prosecco are included • Cooking class and communal dinner for up to 50 people • Lorenzo was born in Venice and has lived there his whole life
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.46
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$115.46

Venice Private Mask Workshop - Create our Mask

Venice Private Mask Workshop - Create our Mask

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Live the experience … turn yourself into a “mascarer” and create your own mask! Our workshop will allow you to take home your own creation. The charm of the paper to cut and shape inside the ancient stone molds. The expert craftsman who guides you and helps you to turn simple pieces of paper into a mask. Enjoy the magic of handmade creation. We will teach you to decorate your mask using the techniques and materials we use too. Your base of true paper mache will become your masterpiece. You will use fabric, colors, svarowski crystals, gold leaf, feathers. … Two hours of pure magic to give you the satisfaction to say…”I’ve made it !!! The Creation of the mask wiull be done in two days. In the first one you will create your mask in two hours of time. The next day you will decorate it in others two hours of time!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$143.39
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$143.39

Share your Pasta Love: Small group Pasta and Tiramisu class in Venice

Share your Pasta Love: Small group Pasta and Tiramisu class in Venice

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Pasta is Italy’s iconic dish, and with this cooking experience you can learn how to prepare two varieties of pasta like an authentic Italian “Cesarina” (home cook). Roll out a sheet of pasta dough by hand to make both a fresh and filled variety from scratch, and then whip up a tiramisù with the help of your “Cesarina” teacher. Relax after your hands-on class by sampling the dishes you’ve prepared together.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$118.29
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$118.29
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ABC Mask Decoration Courses

ABC Mask Decoration Courses

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The ABC course is equally suitable for all ages. Thanks to the various decorative techniques available, children can independently participate from 4 years upwards. Adults can experiment with different types of professional decorations.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.11
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Making your Mask - paperpressed and decoration

Making your Mask - paperpressed and decoration

Mask making is one of the most important crafts in Venice and a fundamental part of the city’s historic Carnival celebrations. Take a deep dive into this unique Venetian artform with this workshop that takes place over two days. Spend the first session creating your mask in papier-mâché using traditional techniques and the second painting and decorating it while you learn about the 800-year history of mask making.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$175.60
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$175.60

Private Pasta-Making Class at a local's home with lunch or dinner in Venice

Private Pasta-Making Class at a local's home with lunch or dinner in Venice

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Learn the secret to making great pasta during a private cooking class in Venice, taught by a “cesarina,” or home cook. Follow three regional recipes and discover tricks of the trade. Each participant is equipped with utensils and ingredients at a personal workstation during the 3-hour lesson. You’ll prepare authentic Italian pastas, then taste each delicious dish, accompanied by a selection of local wine. 
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$173.26
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$173.26
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Yummy Cooking Class in Venice with Professional Chef

Yummy Cooking Class in Venice with Professional Chef

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As a visitor to an unfamiliar city, it can be difficult to get close to local culture. This tour offers the rare opportunity to do exactly that by having a cooking lesson from a professional chef in her Venetian home .
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$95.47
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$95.47
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Meet gondola’s craftsman: creation of the Forcola

Meet gondola’s craftsman: creation of the Forcola

Amazing experience with Piero Dri, one of the few artisans that still creates the famous gondola’s Forcola: a type of rowlock used by the gondolier to move the special boat along the waterways and the Canal Grande. Each fórcola is a unique piece since it is specifically designed for its personal gondolier according to his height and rowing needs. Meet Piero in his workshop in the heart of Venice (5 minutes from Rialto Bridge) and starts the lesson where he’ll show all the procedure to create this magic item: from the beginning to the end. During the experience he will narrate history, secrets and legends of gondolas and the Venetian gondoliers! In front of your eyes the master artisan creates this unique Venetian artwork that has the actual shape after centuries of experimentation A unique experience to live Venice as a local discovering the legendary art of making a Forcola.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$78.86
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$78.86
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Venice Kids Mask Making Workshop

Venice Kids Mask Making Workshop

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Kids will love learning about the mysteries of Venice's Carnevale, while creating a wonderful souvenir! Our activity is set in the Giardini area of Venice, a fun off-the-beaten path location for kids to run around and explore Venice at their own level.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$322.95
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$322.95

Venice Private Mask-Painting Workshop

Venice Private Mask-Painting Workshop

Designed to delight children and adults alike, this private 2-hour mask-painting workshop offers insight into an important Venetian craft. Under the guidance of a resident artist, you’ll choose a mask from more than 50 different styles and decorate it according to different techniques. While you work, your guide tells stories of traditional masks and their function in society. A minimum of four people are required for this activity.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$597.44
Price varies by group size
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$597.44
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