The challenge of painting “simply”

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


Ispirazione a Firenze

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