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October 2019

Traditional Basketry Workshop

20 October to 9:30 - 18:00
Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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In this workshop we will have with us cesteira master Cristina da Fonseca to share one of the oldest craft arts of our country. Previously manufactured up baskets for different crops and products of saloia region (strawberries, vegetable, bread and cheese) they were transported to Lisbon. Let us know and apply some of the leading basketry techniques running a basket with the bottom fan in buínho (scirpus lacustris). commonly used in the manufacture of baskets, chairs and mats the buínho is a spontaneous plant…

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Workshop de Soldadura

26 October to 9:30 - 18:00
Cooperative ALDEA in Janas, Largo Visconde da Asseca nº6 JANAS
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-253 Portugal
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In this introductory course we will get to know the basis and foundation of this craft. Why is it important? It is a fundamental manual craft to support a variety of maintenance activities of a house, garden or farm and involving construction, maintenance, repair tools and even the creation of practical tools according to the needs. Carpentry agriculture, through the simple DIY, the knowledge passed this workshop serve both domestic use as the user in professional pathways. this training…

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November 2019

Course Introduction to Carpentry

2 November to 14:30 - 3 November to 18:30
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One event on 2 November, 2019 at 14:30

One event on 7 December, 2019 at 14:30

Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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This is an introductory training in carpentry for those who want to begin to understand the wood and his workshop. This course is designed to lay the necessary foundations of a self-paced way in woodworking. It aims to raise awareness of the basics of this manual craft, tools, their use for various functions, types of wood, The wood treatment, among other knowledge base for the start of the woodwork. The training takes place in a rustic carpentry and includes theory…

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Workshop Serralharia

9 November to 9:30 - 18:00
Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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In this introductory course we will get to know the basis and foundation of this craft. Why is it important? It is a fundamental manual craft to support a variety of maintenance activities of a house, garden or farm and involving construction, maintenance, repair tools and even the creation of practical tools according to the needs. Carpentry agriculture, through the simple DIY, the knowledge passed this workshop serve both the home user as one in professional pathways.…

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Traditional Pottery workshop

10 November to 9:30
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One event on 10 November, 2019 at 9:30

One event on 14 December, 2019 at 9:30

Cooperative ALDEA in Janas, Largo Visconde da Asseca nº6 JANAS
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-253 Portugal
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In this workshop we will make known the pottery and modeling clay craft. The activity provides the practice of the potter's wheel work and sensitization to multiple surrounding processes as well as parallel construction methods. Based on the art of ancient production of artifacts from clay, It is intended to approach the various materials and tools, with various techniques. explores here on FB photo album to make known the fundamentals and symbolism of this ancient craft and characteristic of…

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