The experience will be focused on traditional marbling technique. After describing the brief history of marbling, you will be informed how to prepare the marbling dyes and the special marbing liquid and how to make natural marbling brushes. After that information you will start to practice, to create your own pattern. During this experience you will learn 5 different techniques and at the end you will have papers with the dimensions of 35x50 cm including each techniques. This experience will be placed in my art studio where is in the center of Florence, in Santo Spirito's neighborhood next to Piazza Santo Spirito and Piazza del Carmine. This experience will be unforgettable for you. Courses are given in English, Italian and Turkish
I am a multidisciplinary artist, born in İstanbul. I studied marbling, calligraphy, miniature and fresco during my undergraduate education at fine arts university in Istanbul. I got my Master of Arts degree at Accademia di belle arti di Brera di Milano on “Visual Arts”. For many years I have been worked in various art works such as fresco, restoration and marbling. I do the marbling course in my own studio with my wife who is a designer and interior architect.
Little tea/coffee break with little snack
Dyes, brushes, papers We will provide all the materials for this experience.
The experience is taking place in my art studio, where is in the center of Florence in Santo Spirito's neighborhood next to Piazza Santo Spirito and Piazza del Carmine. Also 950 meters away from the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral.