Why Tessa

Opened in Cuneo - Piedmont (ITALY) - by Teresita Bernocco Sartori in 1988, the firm Tessa has specialized in the following painting techniques: porcelain, glass, cloth, silk, wood, watercolor, oil, glass fusing, cuerda seca, modeling and decoration of pottery.
Over the years, Teresita partecipates in many exhibitions in Italy and abroad.

In 1990 the firm Tessa joined the circuit HISDA - Hobbyceram International School of Decorative Arts - for the exchange of Italian and foreign teachers and the organization of specialized seminars.

Teresita Bernocco Sartori is one of the HISDA's teachers.

At the end of 2009 the "Studio Tessa" moved into new and larger home, after more than 20 years of business the shop closed, to devote full attention to the teaching of new and amazing techniques.

At the Studio Tessa is possible attend individual or group lessons in basic, middle and advanced level.


Thanks to cooperation with the firm of Jean Batiste - Olgiate (MI) - Raku courses are organized, ceramic technique of impressive charm and fashion.

From Florida instead Stephen Merlin - NWFA responsible from Pensacola USA - holds the "Master Degree in the fine Art of China Painting - higer specialist training in the art of porcelain, the duration of 2 years + 2 years of specialization.