Soapstone craft

Via San Gottardo 71, CP 1109, 6596 Gordola, +41 91 745 08 28

Soapstone is characteristically easy to work and accumulates heat. In the past, the presence of this mineral (generally quite rare) in our region led to the particular craft of creating various objects out of soapstone. Even if this mineral can be found in different Sopraceneri regions (Valle Maggia, Valle Verzasca, Centovalli and Locarnese), it?s only in Alta Valmaggia (mostly in Val di Peccia, i...
Via San Gottardo 71, CP 1109, 6596 Gordola
Tel.: +41 91 745 08 28
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