Learn how to make traditional Amazonian crafts with women and seniors from our native communities. This experiential workshop involves the traveler from the extraction of the raw material to the final product. The workshop allows the traveler to learn and work creatively with different materials under the supervision of our artisans. We focus on Vegetable Fiber Fabrics, Textile and Imitation Jewelry.
DAY ONE: Search for raw materials - Elaboration of traditional crafts
- Transportation in tuc tuc and trekking to the jungle in search of raw material. We will get different plants, seeds, stones, etc. (8:00h)
- Lunch (12:30h)
- Handicraft production with native craftsmen. (14:00h)
- End of workshop (18:00h)
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Making Artisanal Cheese & Yogurt
In this experiential course, you will discover each and every one of the steps to follow for the manufacture of cheese and yogurt. From milking the fresh milk in our cows to the product packaged, labeled and ready to eat and drink.
DAY ONE: Milking Cows& Making Cheese-Yogur
-Visit to the cattle stable or family plantation (8:00 a.m.)
-Explanation about food, breeds, care, etc. (9:00h)
-Explanation about the types of milking (10: 00h)
-Milking time (10:30h)
-Lunch (12: 00h) (Included)
-We go to workshop place (2:00 p.m.)
-Explanation on methods of conservation of milk and derivatives (14:30)