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Create your glass artwork: private lesson with local artisan

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    A class with a celebrated Venetian craftsman who will teach you how to realize an unique glass artwork, following the old Murano techniques. These procedures are known as lamp-work and it a typical venetian style to realize magnificent glass items.

    The master artisan will help you, step by step, during the whole experience to make you create your personal and inimitable glass masterpiece that, at the end, you will bring it at home as a special souvenir.

    In the world of the glass craftsmanship, Massimiliano Caldarone is one of the most famous and respected venetian artists, who shows its artworks in Italian and international art exhibitions. He uses modern glass sculpture using the traditional Murano technicians.

    You will have also a 10% of discount on the artist glass works.

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    • Massimiliano Caldarone, Sestiere Cannaregio 5419/B, 30121 Venice Italy
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    Departure Point
    Campiello Widmann già Biri, 5419B, 30121 Venezia VE, Italy
    Duration
    1h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Lesson with a local glass Craftsman
    • Working items
    • Your glass creation as souvenir
    • 10% of discount on the artists glass works
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pick up
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Unfortunately this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities
    • The lesson can be in English or Italian or Spanish or French
    • Allowed only over 18 years old
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 2 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 13 July 2019

    I did this for my boyfriend's birthday while traveling and it was beyond worth it!! You get a brief and interesting history of glass blowing, an in-depth demonstration, a quick mini-lesson on how to create your own piece, and then you create your own piece!!!...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Courtney H
    giuseppemR5262EZ, Direttore vendite at Venice Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2019

    Thanks a lot for your kind review regards

    Reviewed 1 January 2019

    We enjoyed ourselves thoroughly....had been looking for something unique to do for our 20th wedding anniversary while on Greek Isle cruise and Italy tour. This was it. The shop Bottega Artistica Caldarone Massimiliano was a little hard to find (is small, on the corner of...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    Thank Jill S
    giuseppemR5262EZ, Direttore vendite at Venice Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2019

    Many thanks for your kind review.

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    4 August 2019|
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    Yes. In April my 14 year old granddaughter and my wife did this activity while I observed and took photos. They each made a pendant, and Massimiliano was a patient instructor. He was very focused on safety, especially with... More
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