POTTERY WHEEL

Alessandro Rosselli

Over 20 year’ work experience with Bitossi Ceramics firm

Alessio Pieri

Over 40 years’ work experience at the Bitossi Ceramics firm as a precision turner

Enrico Carli

His 40 years experience in ceramics led him in 2018 to win the first prize of the Mondial Torniante ceramic competition

Mauro Casini

Over 40 years’ work experience at the Bitossi Ceramics firm as a precision turner

Stefano Gheri

He was part of the craft village of Signa, specializing in pottery wheel work. For many years, he has been a member of the Montelupo Fiorentino Crafts and Terracotta Association

CERAMIC DECORATION

Alviero Frangioni

He was part of the craft village of Signa, specializing in pictorial decoration. Now retired, he worked in the past in many local companies as a ceramics decorator and decoration designer.

David Nannelli

Over 20 years of experience dedicated to dipping glazing, spraying glaze, semi-glazes and transparent glazes on red clays or white bodies.

Elisabetta Cianti

Specializing in pictorial decoration and drawing. She has twenty years of experience in the world of ceramics.

Emanuela Gentile

Graduated from the Palmi (RC) institute of applied arts ceramic section. She collaborates with various local ceramics firms.

Francesca Gheri

Graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts and is currently employed in the ceramic sector as an engraver, painter, sculptor and graphic designer. Winner of the 2016 international metropolitan art biennial of Turin, graphic section.

Luigi Ippolito

Pictorial decoration instructor with over 30 years of experience

Marco Ferradini

His training started at art school which then led to attending the ceramic school, where he specializes in pictorial decoration and other decorative techniques.

Mario Mori

Pictorial decoration instructor with over 40 years experience in the industry

Sauro Mori

Pictorial decoration instructor with over 40 years experience in the industry  

Simone Lepri

Pictorial decoration instructor with over 20 years of experience in the industry and Bitossi Ceramics firm

Veronica Fabozzo

Pictorial decoration instructor with over 20 years experience in the industry

Vincenzo Rizzo

Over 30 years of experience in the world of ceramics. Owner of his own business in the Montelupo Fiorentino area.

DRAWING AND DESIGN

Marco Vissani

Graduating from an architecture degree, he embarked on training within the design sector by working in an important Italian jewelry design firm until 2017.

FORMING AND MOULD MAKING

Daniele Nencini

Freelancer working in creation of plaster, rubber and silicone moulds since 1983

Stefano Provvedi

Owner of the Ceramiche Essepi company, he has over 30 years of experience in the world of ceramics

MODELLING AND PROTOTYPING

Elena Marchetti

Graduate of the art institute of Siena, she is an active collaborator at Antonini Ivana’s “Ceramiche Dolfi.”

Fosco Giovannetti

Specializing in bisque decoration and in clay coil modelling. He has over 40 years of experience in the ceramic sector.

Francesco Guazzini

Specializing in bisque decoration and modelling of objects. He has twenty years of experience in the ceramic sector.

Lido Corbinelli

40 years of experience in the world of ceramics. Specializing in forming and press moulding.

CERAMIC TECHNOLOGY

Anna Esposito

Graduate of Architecture at the University of Florence, she specializes in the conception, design and technology of ceramics.

Carlotta Fantozzi

She qualified as decoration specialist in the School of Ceramics in Faenza, with emphais on Raku techniques.

Giacomo Migliori

Attending Fine Arts school in Florence, he qualified as Master of Arts. Owner of the firm “Gres il Maestro” he specializes in gres clay technology.

Ivana Antonini

Comes from a family of potters of three generations, who have been engaged in the ceramic sector for over 30 years and is owner of a well known ceramics firm in the Montelupo area.

Sandro Gozzi

With over 20 years of experience, he specializes in various fields of ceramics, passing from shaping, decoration, forming and molding and using special techniques such as stoneware and raku.  

OTHER SPECIALIZATIONS

Laura Panicucci

Specializing in glass and artistic glass technologies. He has twenty years of experience in the sector.

PATRIZIA MERCATELLI

Specialized in the restoration of art objects and ceramic artefacts.

Perla Sabrina Barbagli

Engaged in the conservation and restoration of antique ceramic material such as terracotta, majolica and stoneware.

INTERPRETER

Francesca Capone

Graduate of foreign languages and literature at the University of Pisa. Currently employed as Junior area manager at the foreign commercial office of Bitossi Ceramics firm.

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