The workshop of Arianna and Luca is the ideal starting point for a journey of discovery of the cultural heritage of Ravenna.
The experience gives you the opportunity to learn the basics of mosaic through the Ravenna technique:
direct application on cement.
Over the experience of 5 days, you'll create 2 mosaics, which will be reproductions of Roman and Byzantine, and/or medieval mosaics.
With Arianna and her team you'll learn that the mosaic is not just a simple technical procedure, but a wonderful artistic language of the Italian tradition.
The goal will be to make 1 mosaic of about 30x40 cm
- choice of ancient mosaic to be reproduced;
- cutting of materials with hammer and cutting edge, the ancient tools of the trade;
- preparation of the lattices;
- execution and finishing of the mosaic
- the experience is for adults aged 18 to 75
- the local speaks: english, italian