Feel the spirit of the Venetian Carnival and paint your Carnival mask! Try this original way to live the Carnival experience as a protagonist! Let you guide by a professional local artists to paint your own amazing Carnival mask! An unique artistic experience in a unique city of Venice, to be experienced at least once in your life!
If you are a painting lover you will amuse yourself discovering more about the magic Carnival world and its secrets in a historic Doge's prisons palace in front of the Saint Mark's Basin!
In this unforgettable activity, a Venetian local painter will explain you the traditional art of mask depictment and their ancient history. Spend your time in a plaisent company of the painter, and feel as a firsthand active participant of this incredible experience, right in the heart of Venice!
The professional Venetian mask painters will make your painting experience truly memorable! They will guide you step by step in a funny way how to depict and decorate your own mask.
The painters have a several years experience in providing artistic experiences. All of them are members of the famous Artistic Circle of Prison’s Palace, which was inaugurated on May 5th 1922 in the presence of prince Umberto di Savoia, the city authorities, the representatives of Italian government and foreign countries and many artists and critics. This not fortuitous date coincided with the day after the opening of XIII “Biennale d’Arte”. Discover more about the artistic circle painters history clicking here.
After the lesson you will keep your own colorful creation as a very special souvenir to bring back home, to take some funny pictures with or to wear a very particular accesorize to enrich your Carnival mise.