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Ancient forms: yule & winter solstice
weekend pottery class




3 Hours

About the Course

Ever wondered how our ancestors celebrated the winter? Well, buckle up because we're taking you on a wild ride through history and archaeology, topped off with some wicked pottery-making inspired by ancient traditions, myths, and celebrations!

Yule and the Winter Solstice - these festivities are deeply rooted in our shared heritage. Join us as we hop in a time machine and dig up the dirt on these legendary celebrations. We're talking ancient customs, rituals, and beliefs that'll blow your mind!

Unleash your inner artist and create some epic pottery pieces inspired by these age-old traditions. It's like stepping back in time with your hands in the clay. Craft your own masterpiece and let the creativity flow!

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: 26.11.2023      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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