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Course: Architectural Design
Program: One-Year Course
Period: May 2, 2023 –Dec. 7, 2023
Sunday, May 28 | Today we met up with our friends from back home and we made homemade pasta! I mainly supervised but it was so cool to learn from our friends and spend the day with them!
Tuesday, May 30 | Today we had our last logo design class! I improved and finalized my business card and began to mockup stationery!
Tuesday, May 30 | After class, we explored Florence! On the way, we found more art supply stores and a beauty store that sells curly hair products! I brought a small sketchbook so I can get back into drawing and we saw some very cool street art!
Wednesday, May 31 | Today our professor told us that we should start wrapping up our villa design projects! I started drafting up my presentation! After that, we started to discuss the next design project!
Wednesday, May 31| For dinner we had one of my favorite dishes: steak and mashed potatoes!
Thursday, June 1 | We had our art visit to the Ognissanti Church! We got to go inside the church and learn about its history!
Thursday, June 1 | After our art visit, we met up with some of our friends from back home! We went to the Lion’s Fountain, then to get gelato at Rivareno!
Friday, June 2 | We went to the Boboli Gardens for free! It was beautiful and the weather was so nice! I got to take a lot of pictures!
Friday, June 2 | After the Boboli Gardens, we went to get sandwiches at La Prosciutteria! I got the “un prosciutto e per sempre” which is a sandwich made up of artisan homemade cured ham, mozzarella di bufala, tomato and lettuce. It was only 8.50 euros!
Saturday, June 3 | Today we stayed home and worked on our projects! I was getting my graphics all together for this week’s presentation! I was working on my section perspective!
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