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Education & Work

Crafts: Course on Wickerwork & Basketwork

Crafts: Course on Wickerwork & Basketwork
  • Duration: 5 capítulos - 26 minutes
  • Description: Álvaro Corregidor, basket maker craftsman, practices this craft since he was a small child. His grandparents were his first teachers. With them, he learnt the traditional technique of basketwork,usingsimbol wicker. From the city of Cafayate where he lives now, in the heart of Salta’s Calchaquí Valleys, Corregidor teaches us how to prepare the slender twigs […]

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Crafts: Handicraft Cutlery

Crafts: Handicraft Cutlery
  • Description: From a historical and contemporary perspective, we become acquainted in full detail on the evolution and development of the processes and materials more widely used in cutlery handicraft production. The cutler and blacksmith Mariano Gugliotta openshis workshop to show us the different techniques and secrets of this ancient art. A five-class course aimed at making […]

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Crafts: Loom Weaving

Crafts: Loom Weaving
  • Duration: 5 capítulos - 26 minutes
  • Description: In the city of Belén, province of Catamarca, also known as the “National Capital of the Poncho”, women of the ArañitasHilanderas cooperative receive us at their workshop so that we may learn the ancient secrets and techniques of loom weaving. From the preparation of the recently sheared llama wool, through natural dyes, to the different […]

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Crafts: Course on Blacksmith’s

Crafts: Course on Blacksmith’s
  • Duration: 5 capítulos - 26 minutes
  • Description: Which are the different tools and techniques specifically used in smithy design? What are the materials used? How does metal turn into a sculpture? The teacher and artist María Claudia Martínez, who has authored great iron works that inhabit public spaces of several districts all over the country, teaches us to make and design decorative […]

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Crafts: Course on Completion of Works

Crafts: Course on Completion of Works
  • Duration: 10 capítulos - 28 minutes
  • Description: Become acquainted with all the secrets of painting: how to prepare the surface, what should be taken into account when selecting the materials, how to achieve a neat and aesthetic finish. Accordingly, the people who may take in this information will be able to apply it in their homes and, besides, a new path will […]

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