Various outfits run mosaic courses catering to everyone from beginners to artists. Typically, a 40-hour week-long course will cost between €450 and €620.
Mosaic Art School (349 601 45 66; www.mosaic-tiles.com; Via Francesco Negri 14)
Centro Internazionale di Studi per l’Insegnamento del Mosaico (0544 45 03 44; www.mosaico.ravenna.it; Via Manlio Monti 32, Bassette)
Cooperativa Mosaicisti (054 43 47 99; www.coopmosaico.it; Via Fiandrini 1)
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