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Francis Waplinger

Country: U.S.A.
Course: Shoemaking
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Mr. Waplinger began his training in Italy in 2014 under the tutelage of Accademia Riaci's maestro Angelo Imperatrice, followed by an apprenticeship with famed Florentine shoemaker Roberto Ugolini.

Nov. 06, 2014 | Posted in Reports, Shoemaking , | Tags:, Reporter: Francis Waplinger | Course: Shoemaking

Shoe Making 02.11.14 : Assistant Report 4

This weekend I went to a monthly antique market that takes place in Arezzo. Arezzo is a small city located one hour from Florence. The market is held through out the entire historic city center of Arezzo. I went looking for shoemaking tools but did not find any. Never the less, it was a great way to spend a Sunday and take a trip out of Florence with friends. We walked around the city, stopped for coffee and a light lunch. I will leave you with some pictures to better describe Arezzo.

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An art installation through the city centre.

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A “bio” coffee shop we went to.

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This is the main piazza in Arezzo, this area has lots of furniture since it is a big open space.

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The main park in Arezzo.


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