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Typical Pottery Experience with local Artisans in Catania

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What to Expect

Discover the ancient Sicilian art of pottery manufacturing. Enter a studio in the heart of Catania and discover all the secrets behind this fascinating art. From the ground to the object creation, this famous pottery lab is full of artisans which have a lot of knowledge to share with curious travelers.

Start with a historic introduction about pottery craftmanship: learn about the origins of the laboratory, discover the roots of ceramic manufacturing in Sicily and all over the world. Let you be guided by an expert artisan during your journey through the magical pottery universe. Discover all the steps of production before improving your artistic skills on ceramic.
Work on the lathe under the guide of an artisan, and model your piece of ceramic for creating your own masterpiece. You will also discover more educational tips about ceramic. Then, decorate your own handwork learning from an expert designer.
Once the work is completed, your own ceramic objects will be cooked in the special oven (48 hours of cooking) and if you desire, your handcraft will be sent to you. In the end, enjoy a tour of the ceramic shop and bring with you a souvenir for your friends and family.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Via Messina, 687, 95126 Catania CT, Italy
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Pottery studio-visit, hands-on ceramic (lathe), tile decoration class, apron
  • Souvenirs, shipping charges
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
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  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 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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By: Curioseety
222 reviews
Austin, TX
Great host Stefania and great cooking class!
We loved our cooking class with Stefania Tardino in her lovely apt. The techniques were explained well, and
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Our day making pasta with Flavio was amazing. We made pasta ragu and as it was a lovely day ate outside on the
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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Interesting tour, impressive views
With great blue sky the marble mountains looked very impressive and the driving skills of the tour guides in the
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Nice tour
It was a nice experience, our guide Francesco knows a lot, he focused the tour based on the topics we were
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We had fun
Food isn’t always about the stomach. Sharing skills and conversation about the local fresh ingredients and
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Alpharetta, Georgia
Great combination of art and entertainment
A must -have experience if you are visiting the louvre. Cedric was funny engaging and also very knowledgeable -
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Breda W
Brisbane, Australia
Cooking and cultural feast
This was a wonderful experience at a cesarine home. Antonella was a great cook and teacher . She had a lovely
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Tel Aviv, Israel
Unreliable agency
Based on Booking.com recommendation I made a reservation for a Turin Chocolate Tour. I got confirmation for the
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Although we came for a cooking lesson, we left firm friends. After a shopping tour round the fish market, Pippo
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Leukerbad, Switzerland
Yet a simply peel off
The booked tour was cancelled by the tour operator because of the bad weather. The weather was superb on this
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Yasmin K
Cozy walk by the amazing channels
All the locals dune and wine there, close to reach from central Station, good pasta but make sure you are there by
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Making pasta!
We travelled to Modena to participate in this class - it was so much fun and the food was amazing! Our hosts were
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Keith V
Great Class
It Happened that I was the only student for this session but that enhanced the class. I was invited into the
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Tiziana L
Cooking experience in Modena
Enjoyed the evening. Had fun making tortellini. They were delicious with homemade broth. Hosts were lovely. Great
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Kathleen S
The best meal we had on our trip!
Stefano and his mom were welcoming and organized. We learned about making the food and its place in Italian
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English, Italian
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