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Venetian Masks Workshop
62 USD
Unleash your creativity in the floating city! Join a hands-on mask-making experience at Carta Alta's workshop, where you'll craft your own Venetian masterpiece. Delve into the world of Baroque techniques and uncover the secrets behind this ancient art form. Choose from a variety of historic designs, and get ready to take home a one-of-a-kind souvenir. Get ready to immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Venice's mask-making tradition. This is an unforgettable experience!
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Step into the enchanting world of Venetian mask-making at Carta Alta, a renowned artisanal studio that has crafted masks for famous film productions such as "Gossip Girl", "Fifty Shades of Black", and "Spider-Man Far From Home". Your immersive experience begins with an introduction to the rich history of masks in Venice, highlighting iconic models like the "Commedia dell'Arte", "Bauta", "Moretta", and "Dottore della Peste". Next, our skilled artisans will guide you through the studio's signature "baroque technique" for decorating masks. With a wide array of paper-mache masks to choose from, our friendly experts will assist you in crafting your own handmade masterpiece to take home. Feel free to ask questions and learn more about this ancient Venetian craft, tailored to your interests and age. Don't forget to capture memories with your creation and our famous masks, perfect for sharing with friends! As a bonus, our staff is happy to recommend local, authentic eateries and hidden gems to explore in Venice. Just ask!