Classes & Workshops

Creation and decoration course of Venetian masks in papier-mâché

Availability: Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Language: English , Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Live a unique experience in the oldest and most refined mask production workshop in Venice.
  • Follow the instructions of a professional and learn the art of papier-mâché
  • Decorate your mask with feathers, rhinestones and many other materials at your disposal
What to expect

Live a unique experience at Ca' Macana, the oldest and most refined mask production workshop in Venice. Here you can create your own papier-mâché mask from the mould like a real craftsman and decorate it as you like by performing professional techniques.

Then, you will extract the mask from the mold and you can finish the details and decorate it as you like, using the techniques you prefer and using many decorative elements available.

You can also customize it with feathers, rhinestones and other materials. At the end of the course, when the mask is dry, together with your unique creation, you will be able to bring with you a book on the history and culture of masks in Venice.

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What's included
  • Tools and materials to create the mask
  • Decorative elements
  • Professional instructor
  • Book "Maschere a Venezia"

Dorsoduro, 3172, 30123 Venezia VE

Meeting point:

Ca' Macana


Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 10.15 am

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Ca' Macana
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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