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WOOD CARVING COURSES
In Traditional Maramures

wood-carving-in-transylvaniaThe region of Maramures is worldwide famous for its woodcarving and wood architecture. The tradition was passed on through generations to nowadays so one can still find woodcraftsmen working in old fashion workshops! Wooden churches, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, famous traditional Maramuresean gates, an entire history carved in wood.

The famous woodcraftsman Grigore Tulean from Sacel will pass on to you his knowledge in woodcarving. You’ll discover step by step the history of wood - what type of wood to use, how to use the carving instruments how to prepare the wood.

Course duration: 3 days, 4 hours / day, maximum 5 persons minimum 2 persons.

The pottery and woodcarving courses are available for both beginners and intermediate.

Courses are being held in the country side, in Sacel village, accommodation and breakfast in a 2* rustic pension, (welcoming rustic house, 2 bathrooms for 7 rooms). This rustic type of accommodation enables you to observe the rural way of life; your hosts will treat you with the famous Romanian hospitality and serve you delicious traditional home cooked meals.

Add on program available at the end of the course in order to learn more on Romania’s legends and traditions.

Price: €499 / $690 / £336
Please note that price in $ and £ are for orientation only. Payment will be made in €.

The 4 day package includes:
- 3 nights of accommodation in 2* traditional guesthouse, breakfast included
- the services of a professionally trained English speaking guide (who will act as an interpreter during the woodcarving courses)
- woodcarving courses, the course duration is 3 days, 4hours/day



For more information please contact us!