Working with Clay

Although folk art in Cusco is recognized in its textiles; There are master craftsmen who perform very well on clay. Using Inca expressions and symbols into modern and utility designs. Many of these teachers provide workshops in the techniques of pottery. From the early stages of labor, use of natural dyes,  designs, the use of kilns and even until the end of the product. It is an great activity for families and children; the little ones will enjoy working with clay and giving freedom to their creative imagination.
Useful information

  • Location: Urubamba, 62 kilometers from Cusco City (50 minute ride).
  • Workshops: offered workshops of varying duration and use of techniques and kilns.
  • Contacts:

Muna. Sector Rumichaca, Urubamba. T. 084796806/957690388
Seminario. Urubamba.

Text & Photos by Iñigo Maneiro.