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Workshop Arraiolos stitch

Workshop Arraiolos stitch

Duration:7 hours total
Languages:Offered in English and Portuguese

About your host

Anthropologist, Founder in Alentejo Heritage, a local tours agency created to provide guided tours in the Alentejo region. I lived in Lisbon and Amesterdam, but decided to be back in town. I have research experience on Alentejo ethnography. I did master degree on traditional water knowledge. Now is the time to share the acquired knowledge and provide authentic experiences to those who visit us.
Daniel
Daniel
Daniel
Daniel

What we’ll do

This experience is a workshop of one day to learn Arraiolos tapestry stitch, in Arraiolos town, in a local factory "Arte em Casa". In this workshop we provide a kit with everything you need to do a sample. We will teach you step-by-step all the techniques for you to be able to do a tapestry rug by yourself. Beyond the techniques, we provide all the knowledge about the rugs, the canvas, the wool…

Where you'll be

Misericordia church and it's blue tiles. Rugs Interpretative Center. Main square. Castle and archeological remains. Archs house. Salvador church. Matriz church. Mala-posta house. São Romão church. Rugs stores. Historical center.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

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 7 guests ages 18 and up can attend.
Daniel
Workshop Arraiolos stitch
New experience
$52 / person
New experience
$52 / person