Long weekend Historic Lime Mortars Workshop



The workshop concentrates on the materials and the technique of historic lime mortars. It offers full-day activities which include series of lectures followed by demonstrations and hands-on.

You’ll have the opportunity to learn how to make an old lime mortar and how to repair lime finishes in ancient buildings. In addition to that, instructions about decorative finishes including “sgraffito”, tadelakt and patinas are provided.


The Workshop includes:

  • 3 full days of instruction and hands-on 
  • 2 nights stay and daily breakfast
  • A guided tour of Serravalle in Vittorio Veneto 
  • 5 delicious meals, including daily wine tasting opportunities, coffee/tea and snacks
  • Local transportation


  • The all-inclusive price for the long weekend workshop including all art supplies,  meals and tours  is 650 EUR per person
  • two nights single room supplement 100 EUR




Price does not include

  • Airfare
  • Fees for private car rentals, taxis, etc. (Bus and taxi service or car rentals are available upon request)



  • please contact: ortolanstudio@gmail.com