What is happening in Lisbon in April?

What is happening in Lisbon in April?

When the weather is getting warmer in a place with 300 sunny days a year, we can’t help but get a little excited about getting out of the house. There are hundreds of awesome activities in Lisbon this April. From sailing the ocean by the beautiful coast of Portugal, learning the secrets of Michelin-level pastry making and getting confident with a professional camera to designing your own scarf and creating decor pieces for your home! To make things a little easier, we handpicked some of our favourite things happening in Lisbon this April. 

Whether you’ve never sailed before, or would like to return to sailing after a break, we’re here to help you. Get involved in hoisting the sails and, if you like, even take the helm! Don’t lose the opportunity to get a taste of sailing and glide along Tagus river waters in this amazing weather.

Get to know the sewing machine! This workshop is for absolute beginners who want to learn how to sew. It comes in very handy when you need minor alterations for your clothes or other household items. We will make a reversible tote bag which, of course, you get to keep.

During this shree scarf making workshop you will learn about the dyes, printing blocks, the fabric and its treatment. Hand block printing on textile will be taught by a native Indian educator specialising in textiles. At the end of the workshop, you will take your creation with you as a souvenir. No previous experience required!

Introduction to classical French Pastry. Chef will guide each participant by providing theory and personalised practical skills. During 3 4-hour classes you will learn the preparation of base dough: Pâte sablée, Pâte à Choux, Pâte feuilletée and Preparation of base Crème Pâtissière. Yum!

Ever wondered how Portugal’s famous Azulejo tiles are designed, or how wallpaper patterns are made? These weekly workshops give participants an informative overview of the relief printing process, focusing on lino printing techniques and ways in which to create repeat pattern and multi-coloured images. Within this three hour workshop you’ll discover your creative printing potential, mastering skills which will allow you to create beautiful prints for the rest of your life. You’ll never have to buy a greetings card again!

Join us for a special Easter Origami workshop for the whole family. Make Easter bunny, basket, swan garland, chicken, fish, lovely flowers and many more things to fold. The class if for the whole family so it’s a wonderful opportunity to spend the day with your loved ones! Paper and other materials are provided, all participants keep their origamis.

For anyone from total beginner to someone who has experience with a camera but wants to deepen their knowledge in photography, this is the perfect opportunity to improve your skills in using the camera. Perfect for photography students, online business owners who wish to represent their brand online or just photography lovers who want to capture high-quality moments to remember.

Learn how to veganise typical Portuguese fish dishes. The class includes an introduction to the world of seaweeds and preparation techniques. During the class, you will learn how to create the texture and taste of the Sea and together, we will cook delicious Vegalhau a Bras and Caldeirada. The price includes the workshop, tasting and recipes.

New pottery workshop for kids in Lisbon! During the class they can get dirty, express their creativity and learn the basics of pottery.  All materials included.

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