What you'll do
You will immerse yourself in a experience in the natural surroundings of one of the most amazing parks of Madrid : La quinta de los molinos, while learning to fold beautiful and original modular and geometric, yet simple origami structures with colorful Korean and Japanese paper. The teaching methodology will allow you to enjoy and relax in this park and enter a state of "flow" and transform your emotions while transforming paper.
I am an origamist with more than 20 years of experience. As a designer I started using origami as a creative and expressive tool then, as a professor at the university I realize that origami was an excellent research tool and started exploring and creating paper models that could help people connect in a more tangible way with their emotions and founded Apapacho Origami and work with an interdisciplinary team of engineers, designers and artists. I am passionate about colors, geometry, ice creams, researching and sharing and learning origami with people around the world.
All the materials to practice origami in the park are included (paper, mats to sit in the grass, and individual tables)
Where you'll be
The Quinta de los Molinos Park is located in the neighborhood of Salvador in the San Blas-Canillejas district of Madrid. It is considered a "historical park". This garden was property of the count of Torre Arias. In 1920 he gave it to the architect César Cort Botí, who was a professor of Urbanism at the School of Architecture as well as Councilman of the City. I It is also known because It has an area full of almond trees and when they are
Things to keep in mind
For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 5 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Families are welcome, children must be above 6 years to be able to practice origami
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
Bring comfortable clothes as we will be sitting over mats in a peaceful area of the park, also bring sunglasses if you are sensitive to bright light, although we always sit in nice places with shadow.
Origami in La quinta de los Molinos
$41 / personNew experience
$41 / person