Course Description

Students will be immersed in Rome’s ancient surroundings and sketch the same views as Corot, Turner, Piranesi and countless other artists throughout the centuries. This is a mixed-level, intensive, on-site course for the seasoned drawer or the real beginner, using pencil.  Brief historical explanations of the sites and hands-on demonstrations on line, tone and perspective create a 360º learning experience.

Session 1: Meet at the Marcus Aurelius statue outside of the Capitoline Museums (Campidoglio) at 9:25. Class will draw from above the Capitoline overlooking the Roman Forum

Session 2: Meet Outside Trajan’s Market on Via IV Novembre 94 at 9:25. Class will draw inside the ancient market.

Cost includes all supplies and entrance fees.


This course takes place in Rome, Italy.

Temple Rome S.r.l. only accepts payment in Euro and therefore registration is a two step process. Please pay using the instructions below (either via bonifico/wire transfer or cash). Also, register self-service using this site. If you have any questions or concerns about this two-step payment and registration process, please feel free to contact us at trace@temple.edu.

Payment Instructions:

  • Online Credit Card payments are currently unavailable.
  •  Wire Transfers payments can be done via the following Bank information:
    • IBAN: IT06U0200805240000104764604
  • Credit card or cash payments can be completed directly at the Temple Rome S.r.l. office at:
    • Lungotevere Arnaldo da Brescia 15, 00196 Rome

After payment, please complete the process by registering using this site. Please note that you will receive an official Italian receipt of your purchase.

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