This workshop is a short, practical introduction to the processing of agave wood whereby each participant will make a small item to take home. A first contact with the wood and number of wood-working tools.
DURATION: 1 hour / PARTICIPANTS: 4 – 8 people
This workshop includes the BASIC-WORKSHOP I with an additional introduction to the botanical aspects of the Agave and its integral usage.
DURATION: 2 hours / PARTICIPANTS: 4 – 8 people
This workshop focuses on practical work. You can choose between various products and we will teach you how to make them. You will get familiarized with different tools, Agave varieties, wood odours and colours, a respectfull manufacturing process and natural oil finish. Botanical aspects of the Agave and its integral usage are also included.
DURATION: 3 hours / PARTICIPANTS: 4 – 6 people
The intensive workshop is especially designed for people with the interest to deepen or even specialize in the processing of the Agave wood. We will focus on the production of musical instruments and handicrafts and you will get to know a wide range of tools as the practical aspect of this workshop has priority. To deepen the relationship to the plant, botanical aspects of the Agave and its integral usage are part of this workshop as well. Photos, video screenings and an archive full of scientific information, reports and analyses can be provided if you want to become an expert in Agavology.
DURATION: From 1 day (8 hours) to 5 days; this can be chosen individually and adapted to the interest of the group. / PARTICIPANTS: 4 – 6 people