The traditional embroidery course at the Tree of Wonders, the Acute Workshop of the Arts and Crafts, is about to begin; the lessons will be held from September 19th to November 7th, every Wednesday from 4pm to 8pm. This is a great opportunity for the fans of this ever-present and always fascinating traditional trade.
Registration is open until the day 16, places limited to 15 people, with the precedence of the age group from 14 to 35 years. The course will be held by Sister Concetta Galasso, of the Santa Maria de Mattias Embroidery School of Vallecorsa, the most important and experienced expert of the entire province, assisted by her collaborator Anna Anelli and will take place in the Officina headquarters in via Roma, above the municipal library.
Tutor of the Course the manager of the workshop Fernando Popoli who plans to repeat the success achieved with the course of cutting and sewing just finished. At the end, a certificate of attendance will be issued to all the participants.
The course is financed by the Presidency of the Council of Ministers, Department of Youth and National Civil Service and by the Lazio Region, with the management of the Municipality of Acuto.
The Tree of Wonders is the Workshop of Art and Crafts of Acuto, a magical and enchanted place where, young people can learn artistic, craft and creative disciplines and sharpen their sensitivity as in the ancient Renaissance workshops of Leonardo, Raphael , by Pinturicchio where the students learned and collaborated with the masters.
The courses range from cinema to theater, from music to dance, to creative writing, cutting and sewing, clowning, journalism, digital graphics, olive growing, viticulture, beekeeping, traditional embroidery, embroidery in gold, to animation.