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Venice Carnival Mask-Making Class

Take a course on mask making from a master artisan in Venice, and learn about the history of this ancient tradition. You can choose from a production class or a decoration class, or you can even take both. In the production class you’ll actually learn how to make your own papier-mâché mask, and in the decoration class, you can paint or use materials to decorate your mask. No matter which option you choose, you’ll bring home your creation—just in time for Carnival.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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Create your glass artwork: private lesson with local artisan

Get hands-on experience with one-to-one guidance during a private glassmaking lesson. Discover the secrets of Murano glassmaking techniques from one of the most renowned craftsmen of Venice. The 90-minute workshop includes all materials—including your own marvelous glass artwork to take home—plus a 10 percent discount on glassworks from the artist.
  • Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
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  • Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
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Charming Gondola ride & Magical Glassblowing demonstration

Enjoy two quintessential Venetian experiences with this combo glassblowing and gondola tour. Watch a master artisan transform molten glass into unique and delicate art at at a factory showroom near St. Mark's Square, and receive a glass souvenir to take home. Plus, cruise through the city's famous waterways on a 30-minute gondola ride that takes you along the most beautiful stretch of the Grand Canal and past landmarks like Teatro La Fenice and the Punta della Dogana.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Making your Mask - paperpressed and decoration

“ two days creating your mask in papper pressed the first day and painting that the day after into a Oldest Mask making workshop in Venice on the same way Venetian artisans used to do 800 years ago ”. 2 hrs + 2 hrs at disposal with the explication of the Mask's history, briefing and colours for your Mask 
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Venice: Traditional Goldbeater Tour

Learn about one of Venice's most ancient art forms at a traditional goldbeater workshop. Watch the delicate process of pure gold being pounded into paper-thin leaves used for mosaics, decoration, cosmetics, and even gourmet applications. It's a great way to go behind the scenes of Venice’s famous craft heritage and watch master artisans in action.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Create your original Art print

The ancient art of engraving, which had its greatest splendor and diffusion in Venice, will have no more secrets! For those who want a unique experience in the ancient world of craftsmanship, I organize individual courses (one or at most two people) to explain and put into practice the basic techniques of engraving. Participants will have the opportunity to create a real art print made by them (on their original idea or a drawing of their own) and take it home. An experience that surely will not be able to forget - indeed, they will be able to hang it in their home! The course includes the incision with the drypoint technique on plexiglas or drypoint on zinc. I will follow you in the choice of subjects, in the preparation of the drawings and during all the processing phases, from the initial study to the processing of the slab up to the final prints.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Glassblowing in Venice

Learn the secrets of glassblowing during this activity in Venice. On the island of Murano, visit the Glass Factory Showroom near St Mark's Square to see examples of this highly specialized glass art, beloved by collectors the world over. Learn about this technique's origins in the Roman Empire from you guide, then watch a glassblowing demonstration by a Master Artisan. Walk away with a small Murano glass souvenir.
  • Duration: 20 minutes
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  • Duration: 20 minutes
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The Magic art of glassblowing and Doge's Palace skip the line guide book

Combine a visit to Doge's Palace with a Venetian glass blowing demonstration by booking a special combination tour. You’ll head straight into Doge’s Palace with your priority entrance ticket saving you precious vacation hours waiting in line. After exploring Doge’s Palace at your own pace, you’ll enjoy a glassblowing demonstration at Saint Mark’s Square and learn about the history and tradition of Venetian glass blowing from a master artisan.
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
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  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
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Making your Mask - decoration

“Your Special Carnival Atmosphere; Painting your Paperpressed Mask into a Oldest Mask making workshop in Venice on the same way Venetian artisans used to do 800 years ago ”. 2 hrs at disposal with the explication of the Mask's history, briefing and colours for your Mask 
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Mask Workshop - Paint your own Venetian mask

Venetian masks have a long and storied history: during the republic’s heyday, they were used to conceal the identities of residents who engaged in decadent activities. In their masks, peasants and noblemen were equal. Make your own Venetian mask (yours to keep), adorned with sequins, ribbons, and other fineries, under the tutelage of a local artist. All materials are provided.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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Up Close with Murano Glassblowing Demonstration

Visit the must-see Murano glass factory during this tour in Venice. With a guide providing insightful commentary, you'll learn all about the glassblowing process. Watch a demonstration of the art itself by a master craftsman, then hit the gift shop for some discounted souvenirs.
  • Duration: 20 minutes
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  • Duration: 20 minutes
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Photo Cycling Tour in Verona

ツ The ultimate goal is to have fun while discovering how to take better pictures around the city. It does not matter if you use a SLR or a smarphone.☛ We will meet in Corso Porta Nuova n. 100 to 100 Degrees Cafè where we will rent bicycles and introduce you to the 7 rules of the creative process. Immediately after the tour I will send you an e-book that I wrote "Communicating with photography".We will ride through the most beautiful streets and squares of the city to discover the best shots by practicing in the different techniques of composition.ツ I will be available to help you with useful tips and that will change the way you take pictures even sharing my favorite applications for post-production.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Venice Private Mask-Painting Workshop

Designed to delight children and adults alike, this private 2-hour mask-painting workshop offers insight into an important Venetian craft. Under the guidance of a resident artist, you’ll choose a mask from more than 50 different styles and decorate it according to different techniques. While you work, your guide tells stories of traditional masks and their function in society. A minimum of four people are required for this activity.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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ROWING CLASS

Discover Venice and its lagoon in a fun and unconventional way, connecting with the soul and the secular traditions of the city. On board of typical venetian boats, as the “Batea da Fresco” and the XVII century “Gondola” you will live the unique experience of learning the techniques of the venetian rowing and navigating through the canals of the city, as venetians used to do back in the centuries. Gloria Rogliani, champion of the oar, will guide you in a tour through the canals in the heart of the Venice, distant from the usual touristic itineraries, until reaching the lagoon and Murano, the island known all over the world for the refined artistic glass production.You will learn how to row standing according to the Venetian tradition, The meeting point is in front of Grand Hotel dei Dogi, where Gloria Rogliani or one of her instructors will accompany you to the Cavana Tintoretto, At the end of the tour, you will receive a certificate of attendance to the Venetian rowing class.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Tur ghidat Bazilica San Marco in Venetia cu Cristina Caragia in limba romana

Eu am terminat 2 facultati de arhitectura, una la Bucuresti si una in Italia.Profesorii mei restaureaza Bazilica San Marco, unde va invit sa facem un tur guidat. O sa va lamuresc 8000 de metri patrati de mosaici in stil bizantin.O sa vedem unde se pastreaza moastele Sf. Marc.Daca doriti putem sa vizitam Tesoro, si Muzeul Bisericii cu trofeele de la Constantinopol dupa a IV crociata.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Excursie, Tur ghidat in limba romana Venetia cu Cristina Caragia

Eu am terminat 2 facultati de arhitectura, una la Bucuresti si alta la Roma. Am obtinut licenta de ghid turistic in 2012. Va invit sa ne plimbam impreuna prin acest oras minunat, o sa va dezvalui nu doar fapte istorice, dar si legende.Traiesc printre venetiani, cu placere o sa va deshid secretele trecutului si a prezentului
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Photo Boat Tour in the Po Delta Park

The union of the professional work of a photographer and a fisherman and a naturalistic guide rendono, make this experience unique in the Po Delta Park.In fact, it combines a long 5-hour excursion between various environments such as the river, the lagoon, the scania and the reedbeds with the real activity of naturalistic and landscape photography.You can count on a boat designed specifically for the use of SLRs with ad hoc stations and with a photographer on board who will follow you to improve your skills.ツ The ultimate goal, in fact, is to enrich yourself with notions in the field and make you take wonderful photos in a unique landscape.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
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VISIT A REAL MEDIEVAL CASTLE

Let's meet the fabulous castle of Bevilacqua offering you the opportunity to learn about the 700 years that you have seen the birth, war and peace of this territory.You will know the legends, the mystery and the secrets that surround this fabulous Castle through the torture room, the largest hanging garden in Europe.We will admire many frescoes and paintings and the collection of ceramics.Ability to book Escape Room or wine tastings inside the Castle.Available every day, flexible schedule.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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LEARN ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND LIFESTYLE

Would you like to learn the real Italian lifestyle? Is your holiday in Italy too "touristic"? Do you have question about Italy?Come to Montagnana, one of the most beautiful medieval village in Italy, and spend 2 hours with me, a funny Italian guy who loves the place where he lives and wants to convey Italian culture, passion and traditions.You will learn how to manage your Italian language.I will answer all your question about the Italian lifestyle.What made the Italian lifestyle famous?Wine and its history, the sporting spirit thanks to the most prestigious cars and a thousand-year-old gastronomic tradition: in two words, the Italian lifestyle.Montagnana: You will learn how to make the most famous Italian Montagnana: Prosciutto!It will be a funny experience for you and your children.Available every day, flexible schedule.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Demonstration of art print

Arianna is one of the few remaining Venetian artisans who still prints like in the 15th century. If you plan to visit Venice you cannot miss the opportunity to travel through time and return to the age of the "Serenissima".You can meet Arianna at her art studio, an antique-style printing house in Fondamenta dei Ormesini in the Cannaregio district and attend an entire press session with her: you will be surprised by the atmosphere, the colors, the scents, the gestures , from the work behind a single print.The entire work behind an art print will be shown: starting from the initial drawing, the various processing steps will be explained to obtain a chalcographic engraving, until the actual print is under your eyes.
  • Duration: 20 minutes
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  • Duration: 20 minutes
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Eyewear made in Italy, unique and exclusive, optical service and sunglasses

Quick optical service for tourists, great selection of beautiful and unique eyeglasses and sunglasses, e-commerce buy on line: veneziaoroeocchiali.com
  • Duration: 10 to 30 minutes
  • Duration: 10 to 30 minutes
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LEARN HOW TO FIGHT IN MEDIEVAL DRESSES

During the event the viewer will be catapulted in the XIIIth century with historical reenactments and medieval gastronomy.The original medieval garden next to the medieval walls of Montagnana is the perfect place for a historical reenactment. reserved for military exercises where knights and foot soldiers compete in the prodigious duels of sword and spear.The guest will find it directly on the garden of Montagnana, under San Zeno Castle (built in 1300), chairs and tables to be able to admire many historical reenactors to fight.You will be provided with medieval-style clothes and expert historical reenactors will explain directly how to wield weapons and various methods of combat.The event will have the subject of the Carraresi, lords of Padua, and Verona of Scaligeri, which dominated the nearby Legnago.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Tur ghidat Palatul Ducal Venetia in limba romana cu Cristina Caragia

Am terminat universitatea de arhitectura la Bucuresti si pe urma a doua facultate tot in arhitectura a terminat-o la Venezia. Am obtinut licenta de ghid turistic in 2012. O sa va arat cu placere acest minunat palat, o sa vedem cel mai mare tablou din lume, de 25X7 m, al pictorului Tintoretto.De asemenea o sa vizitam Sala cu Arme, Inchisorile, o sa povestim despre istoria Republicii Veneziane La Serenissima si legende curioase despre Casanova.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Private Three Hours Venice Photo Walk :

Touring a new city can be a very exciting experience, but it can also be quite an adventure if you are unsure of which places to visit and how. Language barrier may also represent a curious obstacle but it can also be frustrating. We offer an innovative and unforgettable Photographic Tours to welcome you in some of the most fascinating and romantic places in the world. We will guide you in an exclusive tour through the most interesting landmarks and monuments.A 3 hours one-to-one photo walk discovering hidden and secluded parts of Venice, without forgetting the famous landmarks, while taking great shots and with a one-to-one tuition to improve your photography skills!The tour is one-to-one so there will be just you, or accompanied by your family/friends.The Tour can be tailor-made based on your interests and expectations, can be more Photography workshop vs Venice less touristy Tour:
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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