Venice: Virtual Carnival Mask-Painting Workshop

Venice: Virtual Carnival Mask-Painting Workshop

From $72.11 per person

Paint your very own carnival mask at home with Giorgio the mask maker. Receive step-by-step instructions while learning about the history of the masks.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 1 hour
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Instructor
English, French, Italian, Spanish

Experience

Highlights
  • Paint your own carnival mask with a Venetian mask maker
  • Interact with the master as if you were in his workshop in Venice
  • Learn about the history of this traditional art and ask all your questions
Full description
Receive two white masks to your home and enjoy this online mask-painting class with Giorgio. Learn about the history and the usage of the Venetian carnival mask while the mask maker reveals exiting secrets.  After the short introduction, start painting your mask following the instructions of the mask maker and create a unique mask, personalized according to your wishes. Giorgio and his son are running a carnival mask workshop close to Saint Mark’s Square for 30 years. He is one of the few artisans who still uses the Venetian traditional art to create carnival masks with paper mache and the handmade masks are sent all over the world.
Includes
  • Public online workshop
  • 2 white masks per person
  • Painting equipment
Covid-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers must bring their own headphones
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Important information

Know before you go

  • You will receive an email with the Zoom link to join the workshop and the list (in PDF) of things you need in order to attend
  • Mask delivery time is 6 days for Europe and 8 days for the United States
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Product ID: 385432