Fine Arts, Art History and Italian language courses in Florence

Drawing and Painting techniques

Art from 1 week to 9 months

The complete course in Art is divided into 9 units (from unit A to unit I) and lasts 9 months. Students are however welcome to attend specific parts of the course (minimum 1 week). Courses normally start on any Monday.

  • Intensive Art courses (20 hours per week) take place from 11.30am to 1pm and  from 1.30pm to 5pmMonday through Thursday.
  • General Art courses (14 hours per week) take place either in the morning (10am-1pm Monday-Thursday and 10am-12pm on Friday) or in the afternoon (1.30pm-5pm, Monday-Thursday) or in the evening (5.15pm-8.45pm Monday-Thursday).

The teacher will evaluate the students’ skills at the beginning of each unit and help them to establish their objectives. Each unit lasts 4 weeks, for a total amount of 56 hours, inclusive of 8 hours of living models.

All of our teachers are highly qualified and experts in the various disciplines and techniques such as classical drawing, oil painting, watercolour and fresco.

The first units introduce basic drawing and painting techniques while the following units aim at developing and improving students artistic skills. At the end of these nine units students will have acquired the basic knowledge required towards the making of their personal portfolios and will concentrate on the study of one specific technique.

The lessons are integrated with conversations on art history. In order to ensure the highest quality of tuition, the number of students will not exceed 10 per group.

At the end of these nine units students will have acquired the basic knowledge required towards the making of their personal portfolios and concentrate on the study of one specific technique.

Two or three Art exhibitions a year are organized for the students attending our Art courses.

Price and details

Prices 14 hours per week

14 hours per week

1 week, 14 hours €195
2 weeks, 28 hours €365
3 weeks, 42 hours €545
1 unit, 4 weeks, 56 hours €650
2 units, 8 weeks, 112 hours €1250
3 units, 12 weeks, 168 hours €1845
6 units, 24 weeks, 336 hours €3525
9 units, 36 weeks, 504 hours €5240
Enrolment fee €45

Prices 20 hours per week

20 hours per week

1 week, 20 hours €255
2 weeks, 40 hours €490
3 weeks, 60 hours €665
1 unit, 4 weeks, 80 hours €885
2 units, 8 weeks, 160 hours €1630
3 units, 12 weeks, 240 hours €2440
6 units, 24 weeks, 480 hours €4725
9 units, 36 weeks, 720 hours €7090
Enrolment fee €45

Course price includes

  • basic Art material: papersheets, pencils and rubbers;
  • a certificate of attendance at the end of the course.

Suggested Art material.

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