4th - 5th August

Mixed Media

Starting of with photographs of Cerdeira, a process of creating new images will be developed with resource to collage, painting and drawing.

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4th – 5th  August 2018;
9:30am - 6:30pm;

Price: 126€ - basic materials and shared accommodation included;
Meals are excluded. You can either bring your own or enjoy a light meal at cafe da Videira;
Recipientes: +16; without experience and/ or basic knowledge within these areas;
6 – 15 people.

Maria Kowalski



Maria Kowalski (Leiria 1981) graduated in 2003 with a degree in Art and Communication - Photography option, at Escola Superior Artística do Porto.
Since that same year, she has worked as a freelancer and photography teacher. Since 2008, she has been teaching at the School of Education and Social Sciences in Leiria, where she teaches photography as a tool in the areas of creativity, communication, education and community intervention.
Since 2001, she has held several photography exhibitions, both individual and collective, nationally and internationally.
Since 2009, she has developed projects in the field of photography and graphic design, as a form of social intervention and community development, in Mozambique, Guinea Bissau, and Cape Verde.



Rita M. Pereira

Graphic Designer and Illustrator

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Rita M. Pereira is a designer and illustrator, originally from the city of Leiria, she currently lives in Lisbon. She studied at the College of Art and Design of Caldas da Rainha.

She likes the beach, skates, books and magazines, rock & roll, travel, sewing, photography and plants. Besides drawing.





What you can learn at this workshop

  • Mixed paper technique involving:
    • photography;
    • collage;
    • painting;
    • drawing;
    • cut out.
  • Through individual creative work, knowledge will be acquired regarding each material used and how it interacts with other materials, revealing the creative potential of this imaging technique.


Starting off with photographs of Cerdeira, a process of creating new images will be developed, with the resource to collage, painting and drawing. Original works will be produced, with the intention of transmitting a new message, resulting from the harmony, proportion, and union of the different materials and techniques used simultaneously.



  • If you decide to stay in one of our houses you can enjoy a 10% discount.

  • 10% early bird discount if you sign up 3 months before.

  • Group meals can also be ordered.