Creativity, Ocean & Nature Galicia, Spain

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 Min stay requested: 1 week or less

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  • Description

    Description

    Hi, welcome to the end of the world, kilometer zero of the Camino de Santiago !

    ₹ please read full profile before applying

    Fisterra is a little fishing village of Galicia on the wild Atlantic coast that I call home after having travelled the world for 4+ years.

    Mature, free spirited woman, creative & intuitive, i feel very lucky to have experienced several lives in one, and to be the mother of two daughters who are now flying their own wings.

    I create pieces of eco art with recycled ocean materials - like tumbled ceramics, fishing lines, seaglass or driftwood - and have started to present them to the public through galleries & social medias.

    Will welcome in my appartment/studio enthusiastic artists & skilled creatives who will help me on this journey.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Other
    Help with Eco project
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Healthy & clean & sustainable Lifestyle

    Inspiration through sharing Art & Creativity.

    Experience the culture of a fishing village on the Atlantic coast of Galicia, Celtic traditions, end of the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage.

    Possibility to practice English, French or Spanish

    Chess practice

  • Help

    Help

    Help needed won't exceed 15 h/week, in exchange of accomodation.

    You will have to buy & prepare your own breakfast & meals (vegetarian cooking only)

    My project is to make my ecoArt creations public.

    For this, I need help with :

    *️️️️️ texts translations, copywriting/editing

    *️️️️️ photography of pieces to present them realistically (colour, structure & details) in a attractive style

    *️️️️️ learn how to optimally use other medias than Instagram or Facebook
    > esp. Pinterest, Etsy, Shopify, etc

    Will welcome volunteers who can :

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️teach me artistic skills & work methods, to improve my creations > esp. wood carving or sculpting, weaving, ceramics ... open to more suggestions.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, French, Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Small private room in my spacious appartment - shared bathroom

    Please note :

    *️️️️️ basic heating : make sure to take warm clothes & footwear in winter for inside the house

    *️️️️️ i sometimes rent another room, so there might be pilgrims hanging around during your stay, with who you will have to share kitchen & bathroom as well

    for this reason, and personal preference, i need mindful, tidy & respectful volunteers, who will automatically arrange & clean after themselves when finished to eat or shower... not some times later

    *️️️️️ peaceful, non smoking / booze environment.. my home is my piece of zen & creativity

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Amazing walking trails & landscapes (iconic lighthouse, beaches..)

    Photography heaven.

    Possibility to visit close-by traditional villages & Galician towns

    * Weather can be quite cold & rainy in winter, despite several sunny days. If you come, make sure you have the right outdoors gear & waterproof walking shoes.

    Life can be very quiet from appx November to March, not many distractions or people around, are you creative and able to entertain yourself?

    Good bus connections to Cee, Muxia, Carnota, Muros, etc...

    International airports in La Coruña & Santiago de Compostela

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 2-3 hours a day, 5 days a week - accomodation only, you will have to provide your own food

Family reunion with my two daughters
recycled sea material
eco Art with ceramics tumbled by the ocean
Fisterra, fishing village
Lighthouse, km 0
Fisterra, the bay
Cap Finisterre
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