The fine art of coffee

And God said to Michelangelo...

The Moka.

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The best and most simple way to make coffee.

As any Italian will tell you, there is certainly a fine art to making good coffee.

And now, there is also good coffee making fine art!

Artist Karen Eland re-creates classic artworks using coffee. Not only are figures from famous works including Botticelli’s Birth of Venus to Michelangelo’s Creation of Man on the Sistine Chapel depicted with coffee, they are even rendered in coffee!

If you’re not ready to tackle the great masterpieces with your coffee, you can still take on some great coffee recipes like Tiramisù or the coolest coffee recipe ever!


Learn to make delicious, typical Italian recipes in a cooking class in Florence and cooking class in a Tuscan VillaEmail us or check out the Artviva website for details of our new Food Tour!

Discover the masterpieces with an Uffizi Gallery tour. Get up close and personal with  Michelangelo’s David on our Accademia tour, or even close to God on our Vatican tour.

Artviva Walking Tours, Italy: tours in Florence (and Tuscany), RomeVeniceCinque Terre, Umbria, Naples, Pompeii and more.

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