Crafts in Perugia
Crafts identify different sections of the old town: these include the Moretti Caselli shop which produces artistic wall – glasses, the “Pozzo delle ceramiche” (the Well of Ceramics) with its famous handmade pottery, the weaving art of Giuditta Brozzetti known for fabrics and laces, the famous handmade glass products by “Ozona”, Anna Fornari’s goldsmith workshop and others. These are all in the historic center from Corso Cavour to Via dei Priori or in the nearby areas (Elce neighborhood is just steps from the center).
In the historical centre of Perugia operate varius artisans who have formed a cultural association“ Botteghe artigiane del centro storico” ( www.artcity.it )
In Piazza Matteotti there is a charming small shop: Casagrande’s Cards offers hand-made greeting cards. The client can order the subject who prefers and in a few hours the card prestigius greeting card it’s ready.
You can not miss the pure high class italian design of a charming artist who has her own atelier in Perugia: a lovely girl who loves to paint handmade precius fabrics. You can even choose the subject of the painting! What is more the greatest new I can already offer You is that You can buy her paintings also before visit Perugia and Villa Nuba… just go to visit her official website Sara Art Between the Sheets and I’m sure You will love her ties, her sheets, her clothes, her works of art.
The city of Perugia is therefore open to tourists and its citizens to offer them its handicrafts products which are the result of a passion handed down over centuries of history.