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craft class

Madeira embroidery Workshop

craft class

Madeira embroidery Workshop

Duration
1.5 hours
Group size
Up to 1 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English
craft class

Madeira embroidery Workshop

craft class

Madeira embroidery Workshop

Duration
1.5 hours
Group size
Up to 1 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Throughout the process the client will be accompanied by a guide who speaks several languages. Workshop Description: Phase 1 - Drawing - Explanation of how it is made and in this phase each client is given a bag with the respective kit (cloth - which will be a handkerchief with the "filitro" made, threads, needle and photocopy of the piece already finished). Phase 2 - Punching and stamping - the client pokes and prints his handkerchief. Stage 3 - Embroidering - Clients learn and embroider part of the scarf - 1 point each for later knowing how to finish the embroidery alone, this phase will be accompanied, in addition to the guide, by one or two embroiderers. Stage 4 - Wash + Iron + Cut - An explanation of how this process is done is given. In the end clients receive a certificate of participation and carry the perforated drawing, a perforation pad and pin.

Your host

Learn more about Susana

Susana

I own Bordal Bordados da Madeira. It is one of the oldest and most unique handmade embroidery factories in Madeira. Our guests will be embroidering with our embroiderers and in the heart of our factory.

What's included

Equipment
Clients do not have to bring anything as everything needed for the workshop is provided by Bordal

Where you'll be

Customers will have to go to our factory at Rua DrºFernão Ornelas, 77, located in the old town next to the Lavradouros Market. They will be welcomed by me and our collaborators and embroiderers.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 1 guest ages 12 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Susana
Madeira embroidery Workshop
New experience
$2/person
New experience
$2/person