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Ancient forms: saturnalia & christmas
weekend pottery class




3 Hours

About the Course

Buckle up for an adventure that will transport you through the ages! We're diving headfirst into Saturnalia, the most popular of Roman festivals. But that's not all – we're diving into the fascinating links between Saturnalia, Christmas, and New Year's, all while adding a touch of creativity with pottery-making.

Saturnalia: Rome's ultimate partyLet's dive into history together and uncover the wonders of Saturnalia. From celebrations to generous gift-giving, we're bringing this timeless festivity to life.Get your hands dirty: ready to unleash your inner artist? Brace yourselves for a pottery-making experience that draws inspiration from age-old traditions, myths, and jubilant celebrations. Craft your own masterpiece and connect with history in a creative way.No experience needed: whether you're a seasoned artist or a first-time creator, this event welcomes all skill levels. Our expert guides will provide step-by-step assistance, ensuring your journey into the past is both enjoyable and rewarding.

The price includes all materials (clay, tools, and glazes) and firing.

Date & time: 10.12.2023      11:00-14:00

Place: commonroom, Florianigasse 54, 1080, Vienna

Tutors: Alexandra Dolea & Özlem Taskin Önen

Price: 70€

Language: English

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Your Instructor

Alexandra Dolea & Özlem Taskin Önen

Alexandra Dolea is a doctor in ancient history and archaeology. she has been participating in various excavation projects for over 15 years and she will acquaint you with the everyday life of ancient people and their ceramics.
Özlem Taskin Önen is a pottery artisan for about 20 years and she will introduce you to the world of clay.

Alexandra Dolea & Özlem Taskin Önen
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