Poble Espanyol offers a wide range of activities for adults in Barcelona. Declared an area of Crafts Interest by the Generalitat de Catalunya, the area offers crafts workshops for small groups, led by professionals who work there every day. Thanks to over 20 crafts workshops hosted at Poble Espanyol, you can participate in different adult activities in Barcelona. Use your hands to personalise a piece of glass, leather, jewellery, basket weaving or textiles, among others.
Each one of our craftsmen/craftswomen is an artist in their field. They are professionals from different generations who aim for originality and distinction in their creations. Poble Espanyol is a unique site for crafts in Barcelona and an ideal place to become a craftsman or craftswoman for a day, working with your hands.
Enjoy the experience with friends, family or work colleagues and don’t miss the opportunity to get to know a historical and peaceful area that brings together the wide diversity of cultural heritage from throughout the country.
Come to Poble Espanyol and become a craftsman or craftswoman for a day!
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Do you know how to weave a basket? Would you like to discover this ancient technique? You'll design and create a caxixi (music instrument) or a pendant with vegetable fibres.
Have you ever asked yourself how leather is worked? Would you like to become craftsmen/craftswomen for a day? You will design and create an embossed leather picture.
Would you like to design an artist book in the shape of a star?
Do you know the faux batik technique? Do you want to create your own silk scarf?
Would you like to design an original painting to decorate your house? We’ll make one with gutta! Come and discover how!
Do you like the stained glass of Catalan modernism? Do you want to create your own piece of stained glass? We will make a stained glass mobile.