ARTE 3, ABOUT AND AROUND PAINTING
Aerograph, calligraphy, pyrography, painting, xilography: if you’re interested about these artistic techniques you can go to Arte3, an historical shop in the center of Rome. Here you can find episcopes, imprimitura, terracotta and papier-mâché paste, copper-plate engraving, pyrographs and engraves.
The lab offers every type of items for artists, with several proposals, from tempera to painting accessories. There is also a huge selection of tools for sculpture, such as resin, gypsum mold and silicone. You can buy also on the website www.arte3.it. In the virtual cart you can insert cutters, profilometers, episcopes, ceramic palettes and painting accessories.
As for gilding you can choose several typologies of gold foil: truesilver ore, shell gold, true gold for icons or decalcomania, in several grammages and size. As for calligraphy there are complete kits or different examples of nibs and holders, as well as a section dealing with discounts and offers.