4 hour carpentry workshop Antigua NGO De La Gente antigua-guatemala, Guatemala

De La Gente

4 hour carpentry workshop Antigua NGO De La Gente Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala

De La Gente  00031442

Looking for a creative and cultural experience in Antigua Guatemala with an NGO and support the local communities? Then this is a 1010 Experience, handmade for you!

Craft your own wooden Guatemalan serving tray in a woodshop in Antigua. Try out this artistic 4 hour carpentry workshop experience and support an NGO De La Gente that helps communities generate additional revenue through promoting local tourism in the villages surrounding Antigua Guatemala.

Carlos Diaz is a professional carpenter with many years of experience in building furniture and other decorative pieces. Learn all about carpentry and test your skills at making your own handmade wooden serving tray to take home as a souvenir in this 4 hour workshop!


  • Price includes 2 people
  • 4 hour carpentry workshop
  • Instruction, tools & materials
  • Your very own handmade wooden tray!

Not included:

  • Transportation to the meeting point (plaza in San Juan del Obispo)

What you’ll do:

  • Pick your favorite piece of Huipil (traditional Guatemalan fabric)
  • Decorate the top surface
  • Carve and sand the form of the serving tray
  • Varnish so that it lasts you a lifetime! 

Each time you use it, it will serve as a wonderful keepsake of your experience and visit to Guatemala. We also believe this is the best way to serve coffee.

    More Info:

    • Workshops are available 7 days a week from 9am-1pm and 1pm-5pm. The tour begins at Plaza de San Miguel Escobar - 10 minutes by taxi or Tuk-Tuk from Antigua 
    • This experience supports an NGO that provides opportunities for local tourism by promoting cultural experiences between visitors and locals. This type of tourism supports farm workers by providing additional sources of revenue through tours to help their families.

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