In Casteldurante ( Today Urbania, Marche) starting from the 15th till the late 17th century, it was a common custom to give a ceramic plate to the future bride as a promise of eternal love. The dedica..
*A few years ago, I started to be interested in philosophy and physics, reading books, and listening to university lessons on youtube. (That's what I do when doing routine stuff).In 2017 I made a plat..
"An artisan is someone that works with their hands to create unique, functional, and decorative items using traditional techniques. Artisans are masters of craft and create products such as clothes, t..
Our ANIMALS design comes from the renaissance.The animals come from the tiles shown below, the scallops from the decorative plates, both from the XVI Century.The "Piattelletti" in Fano is an ancient v..
"Li Tre Libri dell'Arte del Vasaio," by Cipriano Piccolpasso, [AD 1559], is a book that describes the formulas and methodologies used by the Italian craft shops in the 16th Century. Cipriano Piccolpas..
Hypatia (born c. 350–370; died 415 AD) was a Hellenistic Neoplatonist philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician, who lived in Alexandria, Egypt, then part of the Eastern Roman Empire. She was a promi..