Sidi Aïch

Woodcarving workshop and initiation to traditional musical instruments in Kabylia

Woodcarving workshop and initiation to traditional musical instruments in Kabylia

Come and discover Kabylia through an introduction to woodcarving!

Essayez les instruments de musique traditionnelle !

Une immersion culturelle auprès d'un artiste confirmé

Learn woodcarving using original and traditional Kabylia techniques!

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    Detailed programme

    The workshop will be led by Farid, a nature and crafts lover. He is a talented and recognized artist in Lower Kabylia, where he will teach you woodcarving, using original techniques to create eco-friendly, cultural and artistic works. You will create an object of your choice, such as houses, toys, artistic figurines, statues... The possibilities are numerous.

    The rest of the day: 

    Farid will give you introductory lessons to musical instruments of all categories. String, wind and percussion instruments (such as the darbouka, the bendir, the karkabous, the riqq, the mandole...). 

    Excursions to the surroundings, hikes and bivouacs are also planned in the forest of Akfadou, to visit the black lake, where the lighthouse is located on the highest natural site in the world!

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This program is available all year round.

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    The workshop takes place in the city of Sidi Aïch, in Lower Kabylia. 

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    From 5 to 7 days.

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    The craftsman offers accommodation in his guest house, in the district of the Mission, in Sidi Aïch, located 15 minutes walk from his workshop.

    Accommodation without breakfast: 16€/night

    Accommodation with breakfast: 20€/night

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    120,00 €

    The 5 days workshop discovery formula, 2h/day.

    In-depth discovery 5h/day 150 €.

    The 7 days workshop

    Discovery formula 2h/ day 150€.

    In-depth discovery 5h/ day 190 €

    This include the internship activities, the material and the contribution to the association.

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    Good to know

    Please note that Farid doesn’t speak English, so he will do the workshop in French. 

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