Amazing experience with Piero Dri, one of the few artisans that still creates the famous gondola’s Forcola: a type of rowlock used by the gondolier to move the special boat along the waterways and the Canal Grande. Each fórcola is a unique piece since it is specifically designed for its personal gondolier according to his height and rowing...Read more
Kids will love learning about the mysteries of Venice's Carnevale, while creating a wonderful souvenir! Our activity is set in the Giardini area of Venice, a fun off-the-beaten path location for kids to run around and explore Venice at their own...Read more
A unique experience that combines art and craftsmanship, in a laboratory that in over fifty years of activity has created over a thousand different graphics, working with over 250 artists from all over the...Read more
In the backyard of a private mansion house, you will be welcome to the workshop of a violinmaker, who has been repairing bowed string instruments for about twenty years, while attempting to resume their ancient musicality. A violinmaker workshop is a fascinating place permated with the fragrances of spruce and maple woods from the Montenegro...Read more
You will experience nothing like this in Murano. This is the only place where you can experience such an amazing class along with glass masters working on a real furnace. No demonstration, just real a real...Read more
* Paint your own Venetian Mask * Learn the Venetian painting tecniques * Discover the Venetian art of mask making and painting * Experience in a typical Venetian mask studio * Take home your own...Read more
Professional photo shoot in unique Venice locations. The Photo Experience will create amazing photo memories from your visit. You will be able to see undiscovered locations and get the best photo story from your Venice visit. We can tailor each photo shoot to meet your requirements; we can travel to your location or we can suggest a location for...Read more
Participants will be welcomed in the elegant halls of an ancient private mansion of the sixteenth century. They will be able to savor galani and pancakes which are the typical sweets of the Venetian carnival, while at the same time there will be a dance teacher who will captivate the guests by showing and explaining to them the steps of the...Read more
If you want to live a real experience in the heart of Venice that's the right choice!
A Venetian Master Artisan will explain to you, in 1 hour course, the traditional art of decorating a mask, an artistic personal event which will make you live the preparation for the Venetian Carnival.
Create your own unique masterpiece and...Read more
A wonderful fun visit to entertain kids and adults, discovering the secrets of masks' making and anecdotes about the Venetian Carnival's classic masks. The artisan will explain to his guests how to make the traditional Venetian paper-maché masks and you will visit the magic Artist atelier of Carnival...Read more
Live the experience … turn yourself into a “mascarer” and create your own mask! Our workshop will allow you to take home your own creation. The charm of the paper to cut and shape inside the ancient stone molds. The expert craftsman who guides you and helps you to turn simple pieces of paper into a mask. Enjoy the magic of handmade...Read more
You will create a marvelous glass artwork with one of the most famous craftsmen of Venice: Massimiliano Caldarone. You are going to discover the secrets and techniques of glass-making art while you personally realize a unique item.
A class with a celebrated Venetian craftsman who will teach you how to create a unique glass artwork,...Read more
Fabio, a famous Venetian photographer, will escort you through the city to take wonderful pictures of Canal Grande, Venice hidden spots and breathtaking views of Dorsoduro (the artists district). Enjoy the experience away from the touristic overcrowded routes!
During the experience Fabio will provide all the assistance that you need to...Read more
This LivTalk recording is on demand, meaning it is available and ready when you are!
This 45 minute webinar recording will give you an overview how women have shaped the collection of art throughout the Louvre Museum (and beyond), and how they have been viewed throughout history in terms of...Read more
Be an artist for one day: learn the marvelous art of the watercolors with the great Venetian artist: Nicola Tenderini, that he will escort you through the city to find the ideal corner to paint, creating your own artwork by watercolors.
The experience starts at the artist workshop where he will do a brief introduction about his artistic...Read more
Arianna is one of the few remaining Venetian artisans who still prints like in the 15th century. If you plan to visit Venice you cannot miss the opportunity to travel through time and return to the age of the "Serenissima".
You can meet Arianna at her art studio, an antique-style printing house in Fondamenta dei Ormesini in the Cannaregio...Read more
Draw your Venice postcard under the guidance of an architect skilled in design and the history of art, you will live a personal Venice, where your emotions will become the lines of your pencil. An unprecedented journey through images in one of the most beautiful palaces of the Grand Canal, with its secret garden, a discreet witness of the...Read more
Learn how to decorate your mask. You will have a mask, the color sand and everything else that you may need to make a good job. You will enjoy the experience in a real Venetian Atelier where typical masks are created and at the end you'll bring your creation at...Read more
Touring a new city can be a very exciting experience, but it can also be quite an adventure if you are unsure of which places to visit and how. Language barrier may also represent a curious obstacle but it can also be frustrating. We offer an innovative and unforgettable Photographic Tours to welcome you in some of the most fascinating and...Read more
Come on in and get a taste of the ancient art of glassblowing. This sample class is the best way to enjoy the excitement of playing with melted glass while making your very own souvenir. You will learn how to gather glass from the furnace, and then control and shape it. You will realize that crafting autentic Murano glass is not easy task and...Read more
Get ready to discover the Murano island, witnessing artistry in action in its glass factories, experiencing the lampwork tradition by creating your own Venetian bead and visiting the Byzantine-style 12th century mosaics of its churches. You will have a personal glass lampwork workshop, in which you will create your own Venetian bead, keeping...Read more
Learn the secrets of glassblowing during this activity in Venice. Visit a Glass Factory Showroom near St Mark's Square to see examples of this highly specialized glass art, beloved by collectors the world over. Learn about this technique's origins in the Roman Empire from you guide, then watch a glassblowing demonstration by a Master Artisan. Walk...Read more
During this 2-hours class you will choose 2 models among the 43 white masks handmade in papier-maché and start to decorate them using one of the 7 different techniques that can be normally used. The masks’ decorations can be changed over and over, with the masters’ help, until you’ll reach the desired...Read more