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Turkish Marbling - Ebru Classes

Alemdar Mh. Incili Cavus Sk. No:19 Floor :3 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
+90 544 220 10 22
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Amazing store!

Unfortunately, I haven't had the privilege of visiting this store yet but I did purchase some items... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2017
Shireen M
Authentic Moments in Istanbul

It is awesome to feel that you are not being treated like a tourist in the middle of Sultan Ahmet... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2016
Hiba M
Houston, Texas
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We are an Art Gallery and organise Traditional Turkish, Ottoman marbling - Ebru workshops in our Art Gallery in Sultanahmet. Lessons are 2 hours with our local professional teachers from Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in Istanbul.Turkish Paper marbling is a method of aqueous surface design, which can produce patterns similar to marble or other stone, hence the name. You can also draw flower figures which is traditional in Ottoman Art. The things you can capable of painting with Ebru is unlimited. The patterns are the result of color floated on either plain water or a viscous solution known as size, and then carefully transferred to a sheet of paper (or other surfaces such as fabric). This decorative material has been used to cover a variety of surfaces for several centuries. It is often employed as a writing surface for calligraphy, and especially book covers and endpapers in bookbinding and stationery. Part of its appeal is that each print is a unique monoprint.Need a break from the hustle and bustle of tourist life in Istanbul? Come take an art class with us.
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Alemdar Mh. Incili Cavus Sk. No:19 Floor :3 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

Unfortunately, I haven't had the privilege of visiting this store yet but I did purchase some items from the online store. I received everything in perfect condition and very well packaged. I had a few questions before ordering and they were prompt on replying to...More

Thank Shireen M
Reviewed 4 December 2016

It is awesome to feel that you are not being treated like a tourist in the middle of Sultan Ahmet area. The minute I walked into this place, I felt happy and at ease. The staff is great, full of energy, helpful with great sense...More

1  Thank Hiba M
Reviewed 8 November 2016

A brilliant day and highly recommended. I booked about 5 months in advance for a tutorial and I must say that I was pleased with their responsiveness and helpfulness. I had a double lesson with Bahar. She is very, very good and is a skilled...More

2  Thank Maremalade
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I wasn't quite sure what to expect but we had so much fun taking the Ebru class. The instructor led us through the whole process, starting with an easy design to understand how to work with the paint and we worked all the way up...More

Thank PanduhJ
Reviewed 30 June 2016

The instructor and staff were so friendly, informative and made learning this amazing technique fun and interesting. It has definitely sparked a passion! They provide all the tools and give you real hands-on experience. I would do it again in a heartbeat!

Thank Princesspickett
Reviewed 27 May 2016

I have wanted to learn about the Turkish Art of Ebru for a long time so went with some friends - and had a blast. We were made to feel welcome, instructions were clear (in English) and we spent a couple of hours creating our...More

Thank SJT06
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

I had a great time experiencing the ancient art of Ebru. The teacher was very friendly and down to earth.. I recommend booking a class even if you're not into art or painting. Ebru has its own spirit and surely it will be a very...More

Thank Ghazal H
Reviewed 10 January 2016

This was our first visit to Istanbul and we wanted something to do besides sight-seeing or shopping, this was a great choice. The staff very friendly, there was no feeling of being rushed. My wife completed several beautiful projects. Located in center of Old City,...More

1  Thank jlwebb610
Reviewed 7 January 2016

I wanted to do something different on my return visit to Istanbul and after poking around Tripadvisor, I found this class and thought it was perfect! It's very interesting to learn the materials involved and then the process. My instructor was very patient, as I'm...More

Thank 0pwcpwc0
Reviewed 28 December 2015

It was my first time to Istanbul, I went there with my friend and we planned guided meditations followed by an art class in this beautiful place, they were two days in a row and it was the best combination ever! first we got to...More

Thank Athari A
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere
stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
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Pauline P
21 February 2016|
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Response from Baysa | Property representative |
Hello.. Website address is written in the right side of the page. When do you want the lesson ? Thanks Alp
Gail M
13 September 2015|
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Response from Baysa | Property representative |
Hi.. We can put them in a card box and it is protected.. in 2 hours, you can make app. 10-15 Pieces of Ebru art.. When will you come to take a lesson ? Thanks Alp
Jodi E
11 August 2015|
Response from Baysa | Property representative |
Dear Jodi ... Thanks for your e-mail. Actually there is a mistake in your e-mail.. We are organising Turkish Marbling Classes in Sultanahmet.. Are you interested in a class ? Thanks... Alp