Miniature painting workshop
Classes & Workshops

Miniature painting workshop

Availability: Saturday and Sunday
Duration: 5 hours
Language: Italian
Printed ticket only
Do this because
  • Take part in a miniature painting workshop and create the initial of your name in miniature style
  • Feel the quality of handmade cotton paper
  • Learn the art of the gold leaf gilding technique
What to expect

Take part in this miniature painting workshop and use your initial to create a piece of art in miniature using gold leaf on cotton paper. In just five hours you will learn some of the secrets behind the art of miniature, created by calligraphers and miniaturists in the 2nd century in Gubbio.

You'll be able to touch handmade cotton paper of a timeless quality and will be able to use brushes and pigments to color in your initial. Then, you will learn the art of the gold lead gilding technique. Once the work is completed, it will be placed in a special transparent box ready to be taken home with you.

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What's included
  • Participation in the miniature painting laboratory
  • Miniature piece of art to take home in a special transparent box
What's not included
  • Lunch
Where

Via dell' Arboreto, 30, 06024 Gubbio PG, Italy

What to remember
  • A two-hour lunch break is provided; lunch is not included in the price
  • This experience requires a minimum of two participants
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When
  • Saturday and Sunday: from 10.00am to 1.00pm and from 3.00pm to 5.00pm
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Provider
magnetoUr
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the activity begins.

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