The Verrocchio Arts Centre
The Verrocchio Arts Centre , in the beautiful hill top village of Casole d'Elsa, Toscana, offers art courses, studios and accomodation . The two week courses run from May till October and are open to students of all ages, levels of experience and ability. The owner and founder of the Centro, Nigel Konstam runs sculpture courses in his own studio, and offers regular lectures on the fascinating wealth of art and art history of the region of Tuscany. Painting courses (including watercolour, oilpainting, drawing and landscape painting) are run by visiting tutors whose energy, enthusiasm and skill create a good learning environment in which students can gain confidence and make real progress.