Preserving art, is in itself inspiring. I am fast forwarding past many interesting segments of my trip to Italy in order to write about San Fedele where I am taking a painting workshop. I want to be in the present as I write about the second half of the workshop located at this spectacular setting.
After a day of exploring Cortona, Italy, a fascinating town of history and legends, I chose a beautiful stacked cluster of houses as the scene to paint for my study. It was windy and cool, with occasional heavy showers today, so I worked from a spot inside my hotel, looking out of a meeting room
LANDMARKS My first day in Florence was entirely focused on becoming acquainted with the neighborhood and getting around. I rented an apartment that is a 15 minute tram ride away from the city center and across the Arno River. I realized that this arched doorway and other beautiful landmarks were becoming a welcome reminder for