If you visit Paul and Caterina at their tailoring shop el91 you will be able to learn lots of cool things. From how to take measurements to how to tie a tie or even how to do bow ties with feathers! Fun and useful, just how we like it.
C/Rodriguez San Pedro 14
Acaramelada is Mabel and María José´s new project. It is a magical place where everybody can learn how to make biscuits, cupcakes and cakes. Go visit them and have fun! They are two sweet and dedicated moms who can´t wait to meet you!
C/ Santa Clara, 6
Efraím is a teacher at the council music school in Lugo (Galicia). He has a dream, to rescue the shepherds flute, an instrument that was once common in that area but that it´s sadly disappearing. If you live near Lugo contact Efraím and spend a bit of time with him. He´ll show you the magic of this instrument.
Do you know how important is it to wash your teeth every morning? And to wash your hands before eating? Rebeca and her team of teachers help Burmese kids living in Mae Sot to learn the importance of having good hygiene habits. And she does it in a very special way. She uses a puppet theater! Connect with her via Skype and she will teach you how she does it.
In San Sebastian / Long Distance.
Sayuri’s passions are drawing and playing. She was able to mix them both into a cool job and now she designs video games. At the moment she is creating a new character. Do you want to help her? Can you also help her imagining the planet this character lives on?
You can connect with Sayuri via Skype or, if you are lucky and live near San Sebastián, you can contact her and visit the studios where she works with her team.
Esparto grass has been used for centuries to make all sort of things: chairs, mats, toys, hats…Juan is a talented esparto craftman and wants to show you his skills. Visit his workshop, it’s full of surprises.
Cava Baja, 13 28005 Madrid
In Vigo / Long Distance.
Bea has a passion for cooking sweets and desserts. Her cakes are amazing and her cupcakes and biscuits are a feast of creativity. Connect with her via webcam and she will teach you the finishing touches that make all the difference. And if you are a lucky one living in Vigo you can make an appointment with her and spend some time having fun while cooking.
In Sevilla / Long Distance.
Tamara is a botanist living in Sevilla. Her passion for plants have taken her all around the world, from Canada to Patagonia. She wants to teach you how to press plants, an easy but fascinating activity. You will learn lots of things about nature while you have fun.
Contact with Tamara via webcam and she will teach you how to start your own herbarium. And if you live in Sevilla make an appointment with her. You will be able to do it together.
You can talk with Tamara in Spanish and English.
If you are in Madrid come to visit Yuli in Malasaña. She has tones of ideas to help you discover the world of tea and spices. She may cover your eyes to see if you guess the name of whatever she makes you smell or she may even let you try a few teas and teach you how to prepare them. Whatever it is that she invents for you, you will want to come back, that´s for sure.
Calle de Valverde 42,