Arte Decorativa di Fiordelisi Simone
Ancient techniques
of marble inlay

Working Phases

In his artisan workshop Arte Decorativa Simone Fiordelisi carries on the Florentine tradition of hand made marble decoration: follow with us the making of an inlaid marble table...

1

Motives are drawn on paper.

2

Motives are sketched on marble...

3

... and then engraved with hammer and chisel.

4

Spaces of different shapes are engraved.

5

Colours are laid into the spaces.

6

The surface is then smoothed...

7

... and polished with special wax.

8

Work completed!

Artisan workshop for hand made inlaid marble tables and objects in Florence

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