Become a pottery Argentina expert in this workshop in Purmamarca. Learn from the instructor the cultural context behind the country’s pottery industry.
Pottery may not look difficult, but it has a significance that goes far and wide. If you are a pottery enthusiast, then you definitely will not want to miss this pottery workshop in Purmamarca in northwestern Argentina. Discover the secrets of handmade pottery and red clay from Purmamarca in an immersive experience with Maby, a master craftswoman.
Not only will you get to make pottery pieces from scratch, at this worshop, you will also be able to hear stories from Maby, and understand better the cultural context and background of the Argentinian clay industry. At the end of the workshop, you will have the knowledge and techniques of an art that lives from the roots of Argentinians until this very day.
All the necessary materials will be included in this workshop, and guidance will be given to you to learn how to prepare the clay until obtaining the final piece, created by your own hands. No previous experience in pottery? Don’t worry – Maby will be there to guide you along the way, and at the end of the modeling process will even help you dry and bake the piece, so you may be able to take home a piece of your self-created art.
Start/End location: Purmamarca, Argentina
Availability: Year-round (Only afternoons from Monday to Fridays and mornings on Saturdays and Sundays)
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.