More details regarding the Location and the Tutor
About Fonte Peccciano 1856
Fonte Pecciano 1856 is a cozy and relaxing place. The style is simple and friendly. We like to offer genuine hospitality that will make you feel at home. It is located on a hill just over 300 meters above sea-level and in the vicinity are three lakes, just 5 kilometres away is Castiglione del Lago on Lake Trasimeno and close by is the nature reserve of the Lakes Chiusi and Montepulciano. Perfect location for daily motoring excursions to the major Tuscan and Umbrian treasures such as Cortona, Montepulciano, Pienza, Perugia, Assisi and Orvieto.
The Art Workshop Tutor
The tutor Simonetta Pollera, is graduated in History of Art specializing in Modern Art (University La Sapienza - Rome 1996 ). Graduated in Fashion and Design (Istituto Europeo di Design - Rome), obtaining the first prize at the final fashion show. She has a diploma in Computer Graphic Design (Istituto Europeo di Design -Rome) and a diploma in Interior Decoration (Accademia del Superfluo -Rome). She is registered to "Accompany Tourists" on their visits to the museums and art centres in Italian, Spanish and English.
Interior decoration has been her principal job, freelancing in various part of the world. She has been teaching art and decoration to students of all ages and abilities for over 8 years; giving special attention to colour perception, originality and use of recycling materials. She invites her pupils to draw inspiration from great masterpieces and to create artworks using their own imagination when today mechanical reproduction seems more common and widespread.