Welcome to the 2017 Italian Highlights Tour Page

The trip to Italy will be July 27-August 3, 2017.

Day 1 Start Tour

Day 2 Ciao Milan-Meet your tour director, travel to Venice & check into hotel. Dinner en route to Venice
Day 3 Venice landmarks-Venice guided walking sightseeing tour with Whisper headsets. St. Mark’s Square, St. Mark's Basilica, Doge's Palace visit, glass-blowing demonstration.
Day 4 Venice-Florence-Travel to Florence. Verona tour director-led sightseeing, Romeo and Juliet balcony, Verona Arena visit. Italian pizza dinner
Day 5 Florence landmarks-Florence guided walking sightseeing tour with Whisper headsets. Palazzo Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria, Chiesa di Santa Croce, Ponte Vecchio, Duomo visit, leather workshop, Gates of Paradise, Giotto’s Bell Tower, Dante's House.Optional  Pisa guided excursion  $70. Baptistery visit, Leaning TowerDay 6 Florence-Rome-Travel to Rome. St. Francis of Assisi Basilica visit, Rome city walkSpanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon, Piazza Navona.

Day 7 Rome landmarks-Rome guided walking sightseeing tour with Whisper headsets.Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel visit, St. Peter’s Basilica visit, Colosseum visit, Piazza Venezia, Forum Romanum visit. Authentic trattoria dinner.

Day 8 End tour

  • K-2 Superstars

    Monday May 25-We will look at Prehistoric Cave Art rough era 3000 BC in France and Spain. Online video tour, create cave art, reflect and review, add art to portfolio.

    Tuesday May 26

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  • 3rd-5th Rock Starz

    Monday May 25-Egyptian Art, Hieroglyphics and Figurative Style. 3200-1000 BC. Where is Egypt? Write name and describe things they like using hieroglyphics. Reflect and review, put in portfolio.

    Tuesday May 26

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  • 6th-8th

    Monday May 25-Roman Art, Mosaics. 800-850 BC. Where is Italy? Create name or simple insect, flower or other image using mosaic techniques. Reflect and review, put in portfolio.

    Tuesday May 26-Renaissance Art, Leonardo DaVinci. 1400-1600 AD. Using a template they will recreate their own Mona Lisa. Emphasis on value created by light and hard pressure on the pastels.

    Schedule and lessons coming soon!

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  • T-Shirts and Hoodies

    This is an area for us to post some of the work created in various workshops.  We will also try to post work on the specific workshop page. There is not a requirement that you allow it to go on the site but we would love to see you share it. We will open up comments via the wordpress comment system. To those commenting please keep it positive, negative comments are not helpful. The comments will be monitored and negative comments won’t be allowed on the page.

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