What clients say about us


  • Tania Hearn, Australia
    Italian sun, blue skies, green mountains and a fabulous art teacher. Dedalo Center for Contemporary Art is situated in the foothills of Castiglione e Casauria, near Pescara on the south-easterly coast of Italy. Colleen is a Master Printmaker and dedicated artist, who encouraged me to find ways to use my own craft (calligraphy), while learning many new techniques. Each morning... [read more...]
  • Loren Abbate, USA
    I feel so lucky to have found DEDALO ARTE in a little town tucked away in Abruzzo. I pursued a Printmaking course there without much information on the internet. I took a week-long printmaking intensive class at DEDALO and had an incredible experience!! The hilly town of Castiglione was perfect for stunning beauty, inspiration, quiet and focus on my work.... [read more...]
  • Diane Fine & Mario Laplante, USA
    We settled into our residency within a few days (we were there for a month), and found a balance between work in the studio and daily explorations of the breathtaking and magical territory by which we were surrounded. Our collaboration had never drawn so directly and so immediately from our environs. Excursions each day... [read more...]
  • Marina di Camillo, ITALY
    Le migliori domeniche pomeriggio mai trascorse: in buona compagnia, immersi nel silenzio, in un bel casolare di campagna, con il proprio cavalletto. Ho riscoperto, grazie a Colleen, il piacere della pittura, dello sporcarsi le mani e i vestiti e impiastricciare le tele con gli acrilici. Sono riuscita a migliorare tantissimo seguendo i suoi preziosi consigli, senza peró avere mai l'ansia di non poter sbagliare!