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Arts & Cooking Courses - Accademia Amsterdam Download as iCal file
from Monday, 23 July 2018 -  10:00
to Friday, 27 July 2018 - 22:00

“Ninfe e Pastori” Shepherds and Shepherdesses

Drawing & Painting – Traditional Italian cooking
organised by Accademia Amsterdam

Perugia (Italy), July 25 – 29, 2016
for all interested people of any age

Be inspired by pastoral scenery in visual arts and the rural kitchen of Italy.
We collaborate with the Festival “Musica dal Mondo”. You can follow more courses alongside.
“Piazza in Ballo” workshop baroque dance for everybody on the main square of Perugia.

1. Drawing & Painting

Painting CourseThis year, the rich Italian tradition of depicting pastoral scenery, serves as a source of inspiration to people who like to paint or draw.
Course participants will get professional guidance from a qualified tutor. Whether you are experienced or you want to give it a try; you are welcome to subscribe to one or more courses. The drawing and painting courses will take place in the open air, in the historical centre or the surroundings of Perugia. Subjects can be architectural elements, people in the streets, still lives and so called “vedute” ofÂÂ the poetic landscape. The course participants can try several drawing or painting techniques at wish: charcoal, ink, pencil, wax pastels or (oil/acrylic) paint. But feel free to choose your own subject(s).

The course participants can present the drawings and paintings at the final concert.

Duration of the course: 1 to 5 days (as desired).

2. Traditional Italian cooking

The cooking courses will be dedicated to the rural and traditional Italian cuisine, from appetizers to desserts. It highlights the evolution from country cooking to the most technologically advanced kitchen. We will pay attention to the preparation of fresh pastas and homemade pastries. After the first course day, we adapt the courses to the needs of the participants, asking them which recipes and techniques they would like to learn. At request, you can cook rural dishes of the Baroque era, following the original recipes.

During the course-week, participants can enjoy the results of the cooking course at lunch or at the common dinner.

Duration of the course: 1 to 4 days (as desired).

More information and subscription

Location: Perugia, Palazzo della Penna

Via Podiani 11, Perugia, Italia

Contact: +31 6 242 547 91 / +39 334 576 33 13


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