Gien Ceramic-Painting Workshop In Paris

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  • Duration: 2 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    2:30 PM
  • Departure Details :
    18 Rue de l'Arcade, 75008 Paris, France,
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Master the fine art of faience at the Gien workshop in Paris during this 2-hour ceramic-painting class. Gain insight into Giens 200-year heritage from your knowledgeable instructor, peruse a range of faience patterns for inspiration and then get creative as you paint your dinnerware plate in traditional faience styles. Your personalized plate is yours to keep at the end of class. Group sizes are limited to eight people to ensure a more personalized experience.

Highlights

  • All necessary equipment included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small group ensures personal service

Know More about this tour

Head to Paris' Gien workshop in the afternoon to meet your instructor and begin your 2-hour faience class, starting with an introduction to Gien's history. Founded in 1821, Gien has been making fine tin-glazed dinnerware for generations. The company originated in the small town of Gien in central France, but has established a major workshop in the heart of Paris. Today, it's widely considered the finGare de l|est faience manufacturer in Europe.
Learn the techniques that go into painting this beautiful dinnerware a delicate craft mastered over the centuries. Peruse the workshops selection of painted faience patterns, and browse a collection of books for inspiration. Once youve settled on your design of choice, take your plate and set to work creating your own design under the guidance of your instructor. If the idea of starting from scratch is a little daunting, you can decorate a plate with a pre-filled pattern.
After two hours of working on your craft, stamp your plate with the prestigious Gien, made in France seal and keep it as a souvenir. You'll also take home an additional Gien gift.

Inclusions

Instructor

One plate to decorate and take home

Small gift

Tea during the class

Exclusions

Gratuities

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

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