Schnitz-Workshop in Prag

A Puppet’s Essence carving workshop in Prague

A woodcarving masterclass with puppet designer Michaela Bartoňová and professional carver Jiří Helcel

Monday 8th August to Sunday 14th August 2016
in Prague, Czech Republic

Enjoy a rewarding summer with our masterclass woodcarving workshop, 8th August to 14th August 2016 in beautiful Czech countryside near Prague. Over the period of seven days, you will complete a table top puppet, from your very own design through to its final form. Maximum 12 participants guarantees a personal approach from both of our tutors — internationally recognised puppet designer Michaela Bartoňová and professional carver Jiří Helcel. They will provide the necessary guidance throughout, help you with your concept using theory of archetypes, provide tips on hand-carving and most importantly ensure you have a great time along the way!

The course can be completed by any skill level, from beginner to advanced. In one week the participant will finish a hand carved, painted and clothed wooden table top puppet to take home.
The workshop will be held in Czech countryside hotel »Spálený Mlýn« 20 minutes from Prague, Czech Republic. It is surrounded by beautiful forests and offers an ideal space for uninterrupted and relaxing work. The hotel offers traditional Czech cuisine, as well as vegetarian and gluten-free options.

Tel. 00420 732 30 80 60

Here is more detail information and application:

Regards from Prague
Michaela Bartoňová

Tineola Theater,
Ke Dvoru 6
Praha 6, 160 00
Czech Republic
M: 00420 732 30 80 60