Pottery course for children at Palazzo Traversa: the museum of Archeology, history and art of the province of Brava proposes six mornings (Tuesday, from 18 June to 30 July) to learn the basics of clay processing. The course, designed for children between the ages of 7 and 12 years, will lead to the discovery of the different phases of ceramic processing and the creation of one or more original artifacts. The lessons, which offer an opportunity to engage creatively the summer holiday mornings, are held from 9 to 12,30 (with the possibility of pre-entry to 8.30) and have a total cost of 30 euros. To participate, subject to availability of seats, reservations must be made at 0172423880.

In the meantime, the laboratories of the program "Estate a Palazzo Traversa" are also starting: every Wednesday and Thursday morning in the rooms of the museum it will be possible to experiment different experiences and artistic techniques. The activities, from 9 to 12,30 (with the possibility of pre-entry to 8.30), are aimed at children from 6 to 12 years. The cost of participation is 5 euro per morning. Various themes and activities follow each other from week to week: the 19 and 20 June will be held the workshops entitled "From history to image and image to history"; Wednesday and Thursday 3 and 4 July, instead, there is "Paper puppets", to make a papier-mache puppet to animate with your hands; to complete the work, participation in both laboratories is recommended. The following week, 10 and 11, July, the theme is "The body designed and modeled", while the 17 and 18 July participants will have the opportunity to meet the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. The 24 and 25 July, with "Riciclo ad arte" sculptures and "furniture" will be realized inspired by the works of great contemporary artists using recycled objects and recycled materials. Closes the cycle of laboratories (Wednesday 31 July and Thursday 1 August) "The family crest", two meetings dedicated to basic heraldry to invent custom crest that will then be made in relief with clay.

Sold out instead, for the mini-course dedicated to the animated films "Un cartone al museo" to be held from 25 to 28 June: the maximum number of subscribers has already been reached.
Activities scheduled at Palazzo Traversa during the summer are accessible upon registration by contacting the Palazzo Traversa Museum at the 0172 423880 More information on www.turismoinbra.it or by e-mail traversa@comune.bra.cn.it. (it's at)


Info: City Bra - Traversa Palace
tel. 0172.423880 - traversa@comune.bra.cn.it