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How to study art history in an authentic way in Italy?

How to study art history in an authentic way in Italy?

Italy has been a vital hub of discovery in art and culture throughout the centuries. If this topic fascinates you, why not study art history in Italy? Signing up for art history classes in Florence, the cradle of the Renaissance, or in other iconic art cities like...

Top 7 Italian Learning Mistakes

Top 7 Italian Learning Mistakes

Italian is not the most difficult language to learn, but foreigners make many common mistakes when studying it. Of course, these errors depend significantly on your mother tongue, just like the perceived difficulty of learning Italian. Italian is from the family of...

3 reasons why to study the art of gold leaf gilding

3 reasons why to study the art of gold leaf gilding

Gilding is the art of decorating paintings, wood or other objects with gold. The gold leaf is an extremely thin sheet of gold used for gilding. Why would you want to study gold leaf gilding? Here are three good reasons!   1. The fascinating history of gold leaf...

How to become a cobbler in 2022?

The shoe cobbler is one of the world's oldest and most essential professions. A cobbler is a master craftsman, an artisan who creates, repairs and transforms shoes. But how to become a cobbler in 2022? Here are our top tips!   Study in the homeland of handcrafted...

Italian Christmas gift-giving traditions

It’s almost that time of the year when we get to give Christmas gifts to children… but also to exchange gifts between adults! We usually think of Christmas gift-giving as a ritual that was created to make children happy. But where does the tradition of giving gifts to...