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Creation of your Carnival costume

workshop

Creation of your Carnival costume

Duration
15 hours
Group size
Up to 5 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English, Portuguese
workshop

Creation of your Carnival costume

workshop

Creation of your Carnival costume

Duration
15 hours
Group size
Up to 5 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English, Portuguese

What you'll do

You will visit my design studio where (in your presence) I will create your Carnival costume. Drinking coffee, listening to brazilian music and watching videos about Street Carnival, you'll feel this vibe of never-ending party and I will teach you several techniques for you to create your own accessories. Then we'll go out together to the "bloco de rua" - Street Carnival procession with orchestra, stiltswalkers and dancers walking by the streets of the historical center of Rio de Janeiro.

Your host

Olga

Olga

I am an artist of Brazilian Street Carnival, designer and creator of costumes and carnival accessories. During one of my trips I fell in love with the culture of Street Carnival and moved to Rio de Janeiro to live this life full of joy and glitter. I started with making my own costumes and going out showing my art, then I learned to walk on stilts and entered several groups of Street Carnival (which are called "blocos") and nowadays I work on creation costumes for main performers, actors and musicians of this cultural movement. I would like to share my passion for this art of Street Carnival which happens during the whole year and never stops.

What's included

Equipment
All the materials to create your costume

Where you'll be

During the creation of your costume we'll be at my atelie at the historical center of Rio de Janeiro, then we'll go out to the Street Carnival party.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

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 5 guests ages 18 and up can attend.
Olga
Creation of your Carnival costume
New experience
From $98/person
New experience
From $98/person