workshops At Casa Poiares

graphic design, graffiti, art-on-fashion, mottainai


Graphic Design

Corporate Identity

Workshop in English and Dutch language, Portugese translator available

investigate and design your corporate identity, from logo to packaging.

Collaborator Wilbrink Graphics shares the ins and outs about style, colour, commerce and customer experience in this 5-day workshop Bring your own laptop, with adobe illustrator and photoshop programm.

  • learn about graphic techniques

  • citytrip

  • learn about color effects

  • choose your concept

  • make a moodboard

  • make a styleboard

  • start sketching

  • finalize your corporate identity

Please inquire about customized workshops.



Workshop in English and Dutch language, Portugese translator available

Collaborator Spuitgasten shares the do’s and don’ts about Streetart in some interesting workshop sessions.

  • learn about basic graphics

  • learn about color effects

  • learn about the effects of spray paints

  • learn about techniques

  • choose your subject

  • start sketching

  • spray it

graffiti workshop one day

design and spray a take-a-way mural or an applied piece of street art

graffiti teambuilding workshop 3-days

In this workshop you will do some research on graffiti art. Spuitgasten takes you on a citytrip to discover expressions in public areas. Murals in assignment to brighten up the city and illegal graffiti to sent a message into the world.

Work together on a piece of art to urbanize your office, school or shop.

Please inquire about customized workshops.


Art on Fashion

Workshop in English, Dutch and Portugese language.

Collaborator Steven Blanco takes you into the world of Streetstyle.

Bring your own fashion item to customize or buy an item from our shop.

  • learn about Streetstyle: dance, music, urban sports and fashion

  • investigate your life story and passion in a moodboard

  • learn about creating your image

  • learn about trendsetting

  • the importance of influencers

  • start sketching your art piece

  • apply it to your clothing

Please inquire about customized workshops.



Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Repair

Workshop in English and Dutch language, Portugese translator available.

Chop Suey takes you into the world of Mottainai.

Mottainai (勿体無い) is a phrase that is deeply ingrained into the Japanese culture. Japanese take recycling and sorting their trash seriously.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Repair.

Introduction to worldwide applied traditional Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Repair techniques. Dive into the expressive Tokyo Street style and let the experiment take over. Mix authentic old stock textile with recycled raw denim, link East and West. Turn into a new fashionista and translate age-old fashion culture into a narrative contemporary collection.

Bring your own fashion items to customize, or check out items from our shop.

Denim items are perfect items to start the basic Mottainai collection.

  • learn about Japan and the Mottainai culture

  • investigate different 4R-cultures and illustrate this in a styleboard

  • investigate the material supply

  • sketch your collection

  • apply the techniques to your collection

Please inquire about customized workshops.