Our Florence school offers gilding and restoration of gilded works of art courses. You can book a 80, 160, 240 or 320 hour course and distribute your hours along the number of weeks of your choice (from 4 to 8 hours a day). This course is in group and it is taught in Italian. Courses are very practical and hands-on and are conducted by local maestros concerned with maintaining Italian artistic traditions alive. By the end of the course, participants will receive a certificate of attendance.
Our artisan workshop “bottega” in Florence is characterized by is the care and attention with which staff members treat each and every course participant, coping with their needs and trying to satisfy their expectations. Our courses are taught by experienced professionals who work in conjunction with the Uffizi Gallery and other important Italian and international museums. The workshop is located in the very heart of artisan Florence and only a short distance from Ponte Vecchio, recreating the atmosphere of the ancient workshops and studios.
Starting dates 2019
The school will be closed on the following national holidays: Epiphany (06/01), Easter Monday, Italy Liberation Day (25/04), Workers' Day (01/05), Republic Day (02/06), Ferragosto (15/08), All Saints (01/11), Immaculate Conception (8/12), Christmas holidays and New Year.
General course conditions
What do our fees include?
Our price includes course, booking managing and certificate of attendance. Course materials are not included.
Studiainitalia STAR Programme
Studiainitalia STAR Members will receive our emergency and assistance phone number. When you sign up for our STAR program you will also receive discounts for your future courses in Italy.
Once you have chosen your course in Italy, please add it to your cart and go to the enrollment form. We will process your application as soon as we get your deposit (150€). Once your request has been approved, we will send you your booking confirmation and balance.
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Florence city centre.
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