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Portuguese nation is very creative and has been so since the very early time. Nowadays, majority of old techniques is disappearing due to a lack of interest or modern alternatives and abundant availability of materials.
Palm tree leaves were commonly used in Portugal for various purposes, especially for rugs, bags, baskets, donkey bags, home décor etc. Travel Therapy Tours invite you to get back in time, return to essential and basics and reconnect with nature and its products. You will have an insight into ancestral wisdom, learn old technique of palm weaving “Empreita” as well as try your abilities and creativity!
This is also a great chance to create your own unique souvenir to your loved ones (or just something for yourself?). Palm leaves make a very light and flexible material to be used for whatever your imagination can come up with.
Become one of the few ones to know such palm weaving techniques and mix it with your own artistic vision!
Duration: 1,5-2 hrs