Il Forcolaio Matto, Venice

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#66 of 85 in Museums in Venice
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  • Whilst walking the back streets of Venice we came across il forcolaio matto by pure chance. The workshop door was open and the owner, Piero Dri, was at work finishing a repair to a Gondoliers oar... F...  more »
  • On a business trip, I was taken here for me to visit this little-known corner of Venice, as little-known is the craft that passed down the art of creating from nothing (from firewood) a work of art like la forcola, the ROWLOCK gondolas and boats and monoremo punts that ply the laguna. The small wooden scent greets you with a wonderful, with skilful hand by a young boy who has decided to make this art a trade.
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  • I recently purchased this beautiful store lab a crutch from Royal to give to friends who enjoy gondola madly Venice ... the gift could not be more apt, in addition the forks of Forcolaio Matto are true works of art! Recommend to visit this shop lab to get an idea of the work that lies behind these beautiful items ... it's great that in Venice there are still artisans of this type!
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  • Friendly and helpful person. Craftsman who has great expertise despite being young.
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  • Interesting craftsman... Once in a while no masks and trinkets. To visit!
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  • Authentic master for Gondola parts, beautiful loving handmade, very friendly, works to order
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  • One of the few artisans left in today's Venice
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  • Beautiful sweet shop
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