This week has been a huge come-down of energy. Temperatures are rising in Florence, heat exhaustion is real, and I can’t believe I’m still so tired after my exhibition. I guess I did … [Read more]
Start with the nice view spot in Florence – Ponte Vecchio.
Was there the Dante and Beatrice at the corner of this bridge?
I went Uffizi Gallery.I met this art.
It’s the real thing I’ve seen f… [Read more]
My First Art Exhibition
True learning (especially for a hard-head like myself) is in experience. This is why I’m excited to say I’ve finally experienced my first art exhibition. With the lovely su… [Read more]
A Week of Preparation
Slowly but surely, I’m getting closer to being completely prepared for this exhibition. What’s not pictured in this report are the constant trips to hardware stores and craft … [Read more]
Practice, Practice, Practice
This week was a repeat of the last --oils, still-lives, and landscapes. With a big exhibition coming up, I’m at place with the repetition, and perhaps it’s needed for m… [Read more]
After the last few months, I’ve gotten used to my professors’ outlooks and teaching techniques. I’m excited to have started a new painting class with professor Rinaldi to gain yet … [Read more]
This week, I happily dove into oil paints. At various speeds, Professor Berti and I revisited the basics and discussed deeper understandings of oil painting and landscape studies. This exploration h… [Read more]
After completing my acrylic piece in Prof. Puccioni’s class, I gave her the exciting news about the upcoming exhibition. I told her that I wanted to do pieces inspired by Spring, like the oil painti… [Read more]
Our Art Stage this month was to a beautiful town in the hills outside of Florence, Fiesole. Prof. Lorenzo walked with us around the town and we got coffee and spent time in the garden sketching.
Th… [Read more]
レストランでの制作が終わったので、再びジャンティーレ・ダ・ファブリアーノの模写の続きに戻る。 “Incisione”という彫りの作業を行う。画面が白いのでよく見えなくて難しいのですが、装飾部分がこの作品は全てIncisioneの技法になっていて、この時代ではあまり他に見られない多様な箔の技法を使用しています。石膏を瑪瑙棒、またはニードルで彫っていきますが、結構硬いです… [Read more]