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Laboratorio Ceramiche d'Arte - Paola Luisa Amico

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM, 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM, 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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beautiful art

saw her ceramics around town and had to visit. lovely works we bought 4 pieces to bring home to... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Michael F
Toronto, Canada
An excellent example of Sicilian craftmanship

This small laboratory offers a most enjoyable and interesting experience of Sicilian ceramics. It... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
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27 Sep 2017
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25 May 2017
“beautiful art”
Paola Luisa Amico, master of art, since 1990 in his workshop in Via Guarrasi (at the very center of the medieval village of Erice) reinterprets the traditional style of decoration of Sicilian ceramics and local. At the same time developing a...more
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Via Tommaso Guarrasi 18, 91016, Erice, Sicily, Italy
+39 0923 869383
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

We bought a beautiful, but large piece here. We opted to have them ship it to us. It finally arrived about 2 months later. It was mailed to US from Sicily in a box fashioned from two fruit boxes taped together, one upside down on...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

saw her ceramics around town and had to visit. lovely works we bought 4 pieces to bring home to family. great value. she also recommended a great restaurant in town and gave directions. made our stay more enjoyable. her pieces are now sitting in our...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

This small laboratory offers a most enjoyable and interesting experience of Sicilian ceramics. It is not often one has the opportunity to see a ceramicist at work. There is a good selection of items from which to choose, quality and design are excellent and prices...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

Purchased 4 ceramic plates and she designed the names on them there and then. Prices of each were quite reasonable considering that stuff is handmade. Very nice. Keep it up!

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Dorielle V
Reviewed 11 June 2016

lots of different choices at lots of different price points... Christmas Ornaments, traditional Sicilian designs, new contemporary pieces...pieces that you can stash in your suitcase or large scale pieces that you can ship home the owner Paola, and her husband, Piervittorio are super nice...

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank amy c
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Visited today looking for simple muted-colored ceramics. Found exactly what I was looking for and purchased/shipped three vases. Other colorful ceramics were also available in additional to some elegantly painted modern ceramics decorated in pastels. Regretted not buying custom painted address plaques but anticipate going...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Ramona S
Reviewed 27 May 2014

We were admiring the beautiful and creative ceramic address plaques that people have next to their doors in Erice and wanted one for ourselves. Luckily, when walking back to our hotel, we found the Laboratorio Ceramiche d'Arte though it was closed at the time (Monday...More

Date of experience: May 2014
3  Thank professorclee
Reviewed 7 May 2014

When we checked in to our hotel in Erice, we noticed some beautiful ceramic work on display. Impressed by what we saw, we made it a point to locate the artist's shop, and we didn't have to look very far as it was only a...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank Heide S
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