Discover the ancient Sicilian art of pottery manufacturing. Enter a studio in the heart of Catania and discover all the secrets behind this fascinating art. From the ground to the object creation, this famous pottery lab is full of artisans which have a lot of knowledge to share with curious travellers.
Start with a historical introduction about pottery craftmanship: learn about the origins of the laboratory, discover the roots of ceramic manufacturing in Sicily and all over the world. Let you be guided by an expert artisan during your journey through the magical pottery universe. Discover all the steps of production before improving your artistic skills on ceramic. Work on the lathe under the guide of an artisan, and model your piece of ceramic for creating your own masterpiece. You will also discover more educational tips about ceramic. Then, decorate your own handwork learning from an expert designer. Once the work is completed, your own ceramic objects will be cooked in the special oven (48 hours of cooking) and if you desire, your handcraft will be sent to you. In the end, enjoy a tour of the ceramic shop and bring with you a souvenir for your friends and family.
Difficulty Level Easy
hands-on ceramic (lathe)
tile decoration class
Duration 3 hours
Meeting point 687 Via Messina, 95126 CT Catania, Italy
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Not wheelchair accessible
Not stroller accessible
Not suitable for pets
Infants must not sit on laps
Infant seats unavailable
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We will apply a 100% cancellation fee if the reservation is canceled 1 day or less before the event We will apply a 0% cancellation fee if the reservation is canceled 1000 days or less before the event