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Sewing with Grannies

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Sewing with Grannies

26 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Equipment
Hosted in
English
workshop

Sewing with Grannies

workshop

Sewing with Grannies

26 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Dive into our grandma's stories and help us with the craft making workshop. Sit next to the nicest grannies in town you'll have the opportunity to chat with them and learn from them how to creative embroider a black and white postcard of Lisbon. You'll see their current jobs and you'll get astonished by how much they have to share and how they where involved in Lisbon history.

Your host

Learn more about Susana Antonio

Susana Antonio

We are a team that aims to empower the elderly community through design and crafts! Because age does not matter only people and their stories. With over 60 grannies We Will Rule The World!

About the organisation

Fermenta

We work to empower the elderly community and we're running a workshop program called “A Avó Veio Trabalhar”, dedicated to people over 60 where they can find again a regular work, learn and practice crafts such as sewing, crochet, screen printing and weaving, with the aim of producing four annual collections and workshops oh home-wear.

This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Fermenta .

What's included

Food
a light snack and tea
Equipment
Kit for the workshop

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Where you'll be

Our workshop is located in Largo Mendonça e Costa, 10 - Penha de França ,in a familiar neighbourhood that is becoming also a trendy place for design shops and cosy cafes and restaurants.

This experience is available starting May 01, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused until 30 April 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

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Susana Antonio
Sewing with Grannies
26 reviews
From $55/person
26 reviews
From $55/person