Introducing the fragrances and perfumes of Venice

Healing scents and natural beauty products of the Serenissima Republic. Aromatherapy, Venetian style, natural fragrances and beauty from the garden.

Opens on 25 April 2020.

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Course curriculum

  • 1

    How to use this online class

    • Getting started and how to benefit most from this class

    • Flowers and spice waters: About Venetian perfumery

    • The Venetian garden cafe

    • Note about using perfumes

    • A Venetian perfumer's garden

  • 2

    Welcome to the course!

    • A message from the instructors

    • Before we begin...

    • Guide to Venetian perfumes (download)

  • 3

    Chapter #1 Beauty Gardening

    • The Venetian flower waters

  • 4

    Chapter #2 Natural beauty

    • I campazzi: Growing flowers for soap making

    • Making Venetian face waters, tonics and creams

    • Shopping beauty products in Venice - Itinerary

    • Which beauty products to choose for which season

  • 5

    Chapter #3 Spice Perfumes

    • Which spices work well in perfumes

    • The perfumes of Carnival in Venice

    • The Venetian spice atlas

    • Five types of Venetian spice perfumery

  • 6

    Chapter #4 Scents Atlas

    • The North: White Scents (Winter, Trabsunt)

    • The East: Fresh Flower Scents (Spring, Aleppo)

    • The South: Oasis Scents (Summer, Alexandria)

    • The West: Black Chypre (Autumn, Tana)

  • 7

    The Workbook

    • The Fragrances of Venice - Workbook

  • 8

    Next steps

    • The five types of fragrances from Venice

    • More resources, books and shopping guide

    • Indoor perfumery, Venetian style

    • Chasing the rose and visit to an ancient perfumery garden

    • Guide to choosing your perfect Venetian perfume

    • Before you go...