LX Factory is certainly one of the hotspots of Lisbon. Located in otherwise quiet area of Alcantara, it’s heaving with locals and tourists every day. Amazing bars and restaurants in Lisbon are located in LX surrounded by cafes, lovely clothing and accessory shops and some of the most famous Portuguese street art. But that is not all it has to offer. Many artists and educators have found home here and some of them have opened their doors for anyone curious to learn! So what’s happening in LX Factory today?
Origami is a Japanese ancient art of transforming a flat square sheet of paper into a finished sculpture through folding and sculpting techniques. Josiane and Florence, two wonderful educators certified by NOA (Nippon Origami Association) who run the Origami workshop in Lisbon, use Origami as their playground of giving freedom to inspiration and creativity. Beyond their differences, they create colored & sensitive objects with a rare beauty.
Greeted the Portuguese way! With a glass of wine, typical bread, cheese and olive oil. And the class can start… The participants will cook a classic Portuguese dish from our traditional cuisine. You will be guided through every step accompanied by professional chefs and fun company. No Portuguese meal is completed without a glass of a good Port, that goes along the desert and paves the way for the coffee… We say yes to some traditional portuguese cooking in Lisbon!
‘It is a workshop of magic, relaxation and art. We want to help people discover the artist that is already inside them while gifting them with a powerful moment of liberation from the binding routines of everyday life. This is the mission that pushes us forward.’ says Adrienn Gardos-Bobião, the woman with a dream who made it happen and now run wonderful painting workshops in LX Factory. With a strong background in business management and TV production, Adrienn realized she did not feel at home in the corporate world. She dropped everything to create this little magical world where anyone can be an artist.