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Brian Lipperd

Nationality: USA
Course: Painting and Drawing
Program: Master Course
Period: Jan. 15, 2018 - Jul. 27, 2018

My name is Brian Lipperd I came to Riaci to get my Masters in Painting and Drawing. I enjoy Teaching and with this new Qualification it will open new doors for me to teach at other Accademia’s. I have enjoyed giving workshops from Art Students League New York City USA. To Scottsdale Artist School Arizona USA. Sharing knowledge with other inspired artists has allowed me to learn alongside them. My Painting career has been developing from 1993-2018.

Oct. 11, 2018 | Posted in Reports, Painting and Drawing , | Tags:, Reporter: Brian LIPPERD | Course: Painting and Drawing

Painting-Drawing 5-Master Course 2018 (Student1)

I enjoyed my classes for the week. I understand all of my instruction with Professor Berti and Professor Puccioni. On Friday I went to Plazzo Davanzati with Barbara to under stand history. I also on my on time outside of the school to I took a tour of the Dumo.







1. Enjoyed working with Professor Berti Monday and Wednesday.

  1. A. This week with Professor Berti I worked on the self-portrait of Annigoni. Then on Wednesday I worked on a self-portrait of my self in oil on Linen.
  2. B. Wednesday- Berti had me work on my Self portrait.





  1. C. Thursday with Mrs. Puccioni we worked on a wall for a mural. We made Plans for the design.
  2. D. D. On my own time outside of school I worked on the design which Mrs Puccioni gave us to work on. I learn a lot from her and I find her to be a good instructor.

2. Daily Life In Florence Italy.

  1. I love Fridays at the school because I really enjoy going to new churches and hearing about the history and the lives at that time.
  2. I am happy where I live. My roommates come from different part of the world. We talk about culture and there favorite foods and they teach me how to make there food from there country. I love people from all part of the land.
  3. Thank you everyone for helping me to have a enjoyable stay in Florence!



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