Always wanted to know how those beautiful sand sculptures are made along the coast? Learn how to make sand sculptures yourself during the workshop! An incredibly fun and educational workshop where you are taken along the art of sand sculptures.
During the sand sculpture workshop you will be guided by a professional sand artist, who will tell you everything about the origin of sand sculptures and the precise method. After an extensive explanation, it is your turn to make an original creation. You often do this in teams, against another team. The goal is to create the most beautiful creation!
Does this sound like music to your ears? Then ask for one without obligation quote to view the possibilities!
A sand sculpture is, as it were, an adult sand castle, which dates from the time of the Egyptians. We know better than anyone how much fun it used to be to build a fantastic large castle. During the sand sculpture workshop you go back to the old times and make unique creations using sand and water.
A sand sculpture is made with wet sand, so that it is extremely suitable against the wind and other weather influences. By tamping sand, also called “compacts”, you ensure that the sand can harden and cannot move in any direction.
The necessary toolbox for an experienced sand artist consists of a handful of materials. For example, you need a plant sprayer, brush, shovel and special knife to make a beautiful sand sculpture.
No idea what a day of making sand sculptures looks like? Below we give an example of what a day can look like for you:
It is of course also possible to combine several activities with each other. Combining it with a snack or drink afterwards is also possible! Please let us know in advance, so we can make a sharp offer quote drawing up a clear example plan, so that you gain insight into what the day can look like for you!
To provide you with more clarity, we give you an example of a day with the activities power kiting and the workshop Making Sand Sculptures:
From 10 persons: €25,-
From 25 persons: €22,50
From 50 persons: €20,-
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You are welcomed on the beach of Scheveningen. On request, this could be possible during the lunch or drink which you (possibly) have pre-booked. Accompanied by a sand artist, you will be given a tour through time, where he will tell you everything about the origin of sand sculptures.
He then goes into more detail about the workshop and two teams are made that will compete against each other. The sand artist explains in detail what making sand sculptures looks like and what material you need. Then it's your turn to get started. A subject is chosen and based on that it is up to you what will be made.
Making sand sculptures takes about an hour and a half, after which the jury needs time to assess and admire the works of art. Then a jury verdict follows and it is known which team has made the most beautiful sand sculpture.
Combine the sand sculpture workshop with other activities!
Workshop Sand sculptures are beautiful creations that are at least as beautiful as statues and other forms of art. It is not for nothing that more and more sand artists have found the love for making sculptures. They now want to transfer that love to you. Flitz events therefore also offers a unique way to possibly find your new hobby!
Do you prefer the workshop to combine? Which can! With us it is possible to bundle different activities together, to organize a whole day full of fun for you. How about a mix between creativity and activity, for example, where you first follow the workshop and then go power kiting? Or do you combine the sand sculpture workshop with a delicious lunch or dinner afterwards? The ball is in your court! Let us know where your interests lie and we will draw up a sample plan so that you know exactly what to expect.
Interested in making next level sand castles by the sea? Nice! We are happy to welcome you on the beach of Scheveningen for a fantastic afternoon full of creativity and fun!
Making sculptures in winter?
In winter it can get quite cold, so that the harsh wind on the beach can be experienced as very unpleasant. Workshop Making sand sculptures is not the first thing you think of. Fortunately, at Flitz-Events we offer an atmospheric and winter alternative, namely make ice sculptures. At least as fun and creative.
Would you be interested in making an ice sculpture workshop? Then visit the page and read all about the winter alternative of making sand sculptures workshop!
Making sand sculptures in Scheveningen
Maybe making sand sculptures is your hidden talent. Being creative in the open air, it sounds wonderful. How nice is it that you get a professional course by an experienced sand artist, who knows exactly how to set up the most beautiful creations.
If you've ever seen someone make sand sculptures and thought to yourself “I want to learn that too”, now is your chance. In Scheveningen you can follow a workshop to make your own sand sculptures. You do this course in a group and you can sign up with a minimum of eight people at the same time. The more the merrier! The group is then divided into smaller teams to create a competition effect.
The sand sculpture workshop is a unique and original activity that is extremely suitable as a company outing. This is because a lot is asked of cooperation and mutual communication. You also get to know the underlying qualities of your colleagues. How nice is that!
What is sand sculpture
Sand sculptures are works of art created by molding sand using various tools. These works of art are often created on beaches, but they can also be created in other locations, such as parks or fairs.
Sand sculptures can be very diverse, from small, simple shapes to large, more complex sculptures. Some artists make sand sculptures of animals, people, buildings or abstract shapes. Others create realistic depictions of famous figures or historical events.
Making a sand sculpture is a time consuming process that requires a lot of patience and precision. The artist starts by choosing the right sand and removing any impurities. The sand is then moistened and pressed into the desired shape. Some artists use molds or molds to shape the sand, while others shape the sand entirely by hand.
Once completed, sand sculptures are often impressive works of art that garner much admiration from the public. Unfortunately, they are temporary, as they will eventually disappear when exposed to the elements. Yet they remain a popular form of art that is appreciated and admired by many people.