Having seen frescoes on church and palace walls, why not try painting one for yourself? A painter-architect living in Florence, specialized in the ancient art of fresco painting, will teach you the art of painting frescoes in the ancient Convent of Santa Maria Novella. Using traditional materials and techniques, the tutor will give you an introduction to the history of fresco painting. In a very accurate manner, you'll be guided step by step through the painting of a small fresco, maybe which you will take home at the end. It is an exclusive educational and fun experience for all ages and all artistic abilities. Beginners are very welcome!
We will be in the ancient Convent of Santa Maria Novella, in the same rooms where the great painters of the past, like Masaccio, Ghirlandaio and Leonardo da Vinci, are confronted with the ancient technique of "Buon fresco" !