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Make your own etching of Rome

Make your own etching of Rome

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

We will meet Sigfrido Oliva, a famous italian artist, in his studio. He was born in Messina in 1942. As a young man, being very fond of Van Gogh’s drawings and paintings, he decided to set a path in the arts. In 1961 he moved to Rome, participating in many collective exhibitions. In 1966 he attended the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome. His first solo exhibition in Rome was held in 1969, and since…
Alioscia & Paolo
Alioscia & Paolo
Alioscia & Paolo
Alioscia & Paolo

What we’ll do

Meet us at the studio "Atelier del Cortile " of a local italian and famous artist, Sigfrido Oliva, located right next to Castel Sant Angelo in the heart of city centre Rome. With him as your guide, learn how to make an etching of Rome engraving a zinc plate during 3.5 hours workshop. After the learning of the art of engraving in his studio, we will move all toghether with all your work to a…

What else you should know

Bring your camera

What I’ll provide

Equipment
zinc plate, steel needle

Where you'll be

We will stay at the studio of Sigfrido Oliva where you will learn how to make an etching and then we will move with the artist into a closer printshop to see how your work on the zinc plate will be printed on paper.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests aged 16 and up can attend.

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Alioscia & Paolo
art class
Make your own etching of Rome
New experience
£72 / person
New experience
£72 / person