Disciplines 
Glass
Language 
Italian/English
Duration 
There are apprenticeships lasting two months (January - Febr
Paid by artist 

500 euro a month

Deadline

Deadline 
ongoing

Vetrate Artistiche Toscane

Vetrate Artistiche Toscane

Description 

The activity of Vetrate Artistiche Toscane is oriented to the creation of stained glass and mosaics. They offer residencies as well as specialistic workshops.

The topics covered are listed below.

  • Techniques, materials, tools
  • Design of cartoons and patterns
  • Glass cutting
  • Experience in using and matching different types of glass
  • Basics of painting technique: grisaille, media, tracing, matting
  • Leading, soldering and cementing
  • Kiln operating
  • Glass fusing
  • Combining leaded, fused and painted glass
  • Installation on site
Accommodation Information 

The cost of a single room in a shared apartment is Euro 400 - 550 per month.

Location 

Located in the medieval city of Siena, Italy, Vetrate Artistiche Toscane represents the continuing tradition of the production of stained glass that first began there in the 12th century.
 

Address: 
Via della Galluzza, 5
53100 Siena SI
Italy
Telephone 
+39 0577 48033
Fax 
+39 0577 48033

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