A basketry, whose origin in our country dates back at least to the Celtic culture, remains nowadays, an activity closely linked to the Portuguese tradition.
Basket weaving is represented, from north to south, enrome by a variety of objects, shapes and sizes, executed in various materials, such as wicker, straw or reed. The Cesteiro produces, according to ancient techniques, the most diverse objects, from the utilities, even the most unusual and decorative pieces.
Our activity is focused on basketry, and the sharing of knowledge related to this art. In the generic sense basketry is understood as a set of objects or utensils, obtained from vegetable fibers.
There are several techniques. The Technical Interlaced, encompassing the genres crossed, piped, twisted and curled, or technical support.
Discover the art of working with rattan and all the secrets of the techniques that enable the use of this fiber into beautiful pieces of basketry.
Art and tradition that only expert hands can create …
This experience is available:
From 20€ p.p.
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