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Lovely work. Lovely proprietor

As I planned my trip to southern Umbria I made certain to include a stop at Pia's shop. I went to... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2017
Robert P
via mobile
Wonderful place, wonderful service

we visited Pia's shop at closing time with all four of our children! Pia and her husband were... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2016
LewisA203
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25 Sep 2017
“Lovely work. Lovely proprietor ”
1 Sep 2016
“Wonderful place, wonderful service”
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Maioliche pia , Original Deruta Ceramics , realities dreamed for the house! Exclusive Pottery all painted by hand
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Via Biordo Michelotti 41 | Centro Storico, 06053, Deruta, Italy
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Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

As I planned my trip to southern Umbria I made certain to include a stop at Pia's shop. I went to the store in Daruta. It was clean, neat and filled with just what I was looking for: Top quality, artistically painted ceramics. I am...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2016

we visited Pia's shop at closing time with all four of our children! Pia and her husband were gracious and friendly, even showing the children how the pottery was made. We bought three beautiful serving dishes and had them shipped back to the UK. They...More

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Pia F, Proprietario at Maioliche Pia, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2016

that wonderful surprise reading this review. thank you. my husband and I have a vivid memory of your simply beautiful family, I am very happy to have given good service explaining my work and that will be taken home with love my job, thanks again...More

Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Coming up on the end of a 5 year career tour in Rome, my partner and I decided that our Spanish style home in San Diego, CA needed some Deruta pottery. We drove up and met with Paolo and his artist wife Pia - they...More

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Paolo D, Direttore at Maioliche Pia, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2016

Dear Mike and Larry, was a privilege to know is, you rarely know people so friendly, full of joy and polite. know that my works you liked and you will bring in your house our memory, makes us great pleasure. a huge hug Pia, Paul...More

Reviewed June 13, 2014

I'm very pleased with the service received. Pia is an excellent artist and a true professional - she went above and beyond to ensure we got a 5 star service. Thank you Pia! Ela M. from Poland

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Reviewed March 14, 2014

It looks like we are not the only ones who admire Pia's work, which certainly stands out as our favorite in Deruta. The quality of the design and the execution is excellent and Pia Red is a winner. Do not miss her shop/atelier...

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Reviewed February 23, 2014

We visited Deruta a number of times in 2013 (including an overnight stay with our daughter) and have had the good fortune to explore the work of many of the artists in this quiet town. We were particularly taken with Pia's designs and colors and...More

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Paolo D, Proprietario at Maioliche Pia, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2014

Dear Mr. M. , thank you for spending these beautiful words for our work. the fact of receiving compliments so beautiful fills us with pride and happiness, these awards are essential for us to continue to work, with a love for art and seriousness in...More

Reviewed January 9, 2014

Although her shop is outside the wall (just) she has established herself as one of best artists now working in Deruta. Her colors are spectacular and it all is painted with a fine hand. There are plenty of great shops in Deruta with many long-time...More

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Paolo D, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Maioliche Pia, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2014

Hello Mr. Jim! Great! Thank you for all and in particolare for this recension. I m very happy to have met you and your family! Hugs Pia and Paolo

Reviewed January 4, 2014

We made a trip to Deruta from Montepulciano specifically to see this shop, and it was worth it. Pia makes the most gorgeous majolica pottery (ooh, that red!). We only bought what we could carry, and wished we could carry more! Pia was not there,...More

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Paolo D, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Maioliche Pia, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2014

Dear Kathryn , thank's for all! I and my beautiful wife, Pia , we are very glad to have met you! thanks for the nice words and for your choice! we hope to see you soon Hugs to your family ( jim and bob

Reviewed October 28, 2013

I love this shop. The shopkeeper/artist was very kind, helpful and extremely talented. I bought a picture of Madonna and two children painted on a large tile that was framed; it is magnificent! I have gotten so many compliments on my painting. This was our...More

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Paolo D, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Maioliche Pia, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2013

Thank you very much Mrs. Barbara! I remember with great affection both she and the tile with a painting of the Madonna Who purchased! Thanks for yOur nice review! I hope to see you soon in Italy and in my factory/show room

Reviewed October 23, 2013

Each time we visit Deruta, we visit Maioliche Pia and purchase a piece of her ceramics. The craftsmanship is outstanding, the colors and designs are beautiful and the pieces are very durable. Once home, as we use our pieces, we fondly remember our holiday, the...More

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Paolo D, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Maioliche Pia, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2013

Dear Mrs. Jeanne, thank you very much for all. Your review is very very important and of great satisfaction! Be part of the beautiful tinga in his travels visited me joy! I hope to see you soon in my shop Hugs Pia

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