In an absorbing 3 hour class you will learn how to hand-paint ceramic tiles under the guidance and inspiration of a local artist. Suitable for all levels of artistic aptitude, this is a great activity for children and adults alike, and takes place in the artist’s studio in her family home on the slopes of the Alhambra. The tiles you paint are yours to take away – a unique souvenir of Granada.
Learn about the ancient craft of leather tooling and stamping in this creative workshop, given by an American resident of Granada who has recovered one of Spain’s most traditional crafts, with its roots in the eight centuries of Muslim history, al-Ándalus. You will be shown techniques for hand carving and stamping leather with traditional designs, and then make small item in leather, such as an iPhone cover, bracelet or drinks coasters.
Inspired by the works of Pablo Picasso and his many self-portraits, this fun workshop encourages us to examine how we see ourselves and record that impression in watercolours. Under the creative direction and guidance of an art teacher you can either give free completely rein to your imagination or take inspiration from art books and reproductions of some of the works we have seen in the earlier visit to the Picasso Museum.