Italy

Italian Designers

Italian Designers
Italian Design Travelling in Italy, I had the pleasure of meeting people from all arenas of Italian design life. From our host who manages a handbag factory to an artist ...
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/ Artist Eye, DESIGN, Florence, Italy

Enchanted on the Amalfi Coast ~ No April Fool!

Enchanted on the Amalfi Coast ~ No April Fool!
What color is the Enchanted Sea? Does a particular ccolor pop to mind? Or do you see them all sparkling, twinklin, radiant together? ...
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/ Italy, Sketchbook, Sorrento, watercolor

5 PHOTOS that will Change the Way You Look at Life: Rising UP

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Walls or portals? Which do you see? The way we look at things colors everything ...
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/ Artist Eye, Italy

Autumn Sunday in Lucca, Italy ~ Painting Plein Air

Autumn Sunday in Lucca, Italy ~ Painting Plein Air
So thrilled to see this watercolor on it's way to a happy new home! It always inspires me to paint when someone takes the time to tell me how much ...
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/ Italy, Sketchbook, Traveler

5 Doorway Photos to Lift Your Spirits [Portals of Italy]

portals
Venice, Italy What caught my eye is vibrant color.  Color takes my breath away. In that singular breath, we are transported through a portal. Vermillion Portal Portals I Turquoise Portal ...
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/ Artist Eye, Italy, Tuscany

How it FEELS to be Enchanted [VIDEO +10 Paintings] Positano Italy

Painting Positano ~ the Enchanted Sea
A year later, these 10 photos of my painting Positano day surprise me. I did not expect to rethink my best judgement. What do you think? ...
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Dorothy’s Sketchbook Sorrento Watercolors [Part 1]

Dorothy's Sketchbook Sorrento Watercolors [Part 1]
Solving my fears of travelling alone opened a portal to many gifts unseen. It seems we are quick to focus on the buts. Listing all the risks and reasons a ...
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/ Italy, Sketchbook, Sorrento

Artist’s Eye: 50 Painters’ View of the World

artist eye
Venice, Italy Color is the thing for me. Travelling these past five years has been transformative. Fresh Market I cultivate your artist's eye 50 Unique Visions of the World Follow ...
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/ Artist Eye, Italy, Venice

Where Does Inspiration Come From?

Where Does Inspiration Come From?
So many people ask me 'Where Does Inspiration Come From?' Today inspiration came from a blank sheet of paper! But there's more. 3 ingredients contribute to inspiration every time ...
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/ CREATIVITY, In the Studio, Italy, Traveler

Tuscan Colors ~ Not What You Think!

Tuscan Colors ~ Not What You Think!
I had this idea that "Tuscan Colors" ~ were Yellow and Orange, Terra Cotta. I was not at all expecting the blues and violets, or the sky. These 5 paintings ...
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/ Italy, Oh My! Color, Sketchbook, Traveler

The Only Thing You Need to Know about Tuscan Cooking

The Only Thing You Need to Know about Tuscan Cooking
La Dolce Vita My dream was to absorb the Tuscan lifestyle into my art and life. When we arrived, Danilo's son Lorenzo asked if we would like an American Mr ...
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/ Italy, Sketchbook, Traveler

Italian Watercolors Exhibition

Italian Watercolors Exhibition
See Italy with an artist's eye. Dorothy Fagan's first exhibition of Italian watercolors opens in Virginia. Plein air paintings of Tuscany, Amalfi Coast, Lucca, Sorrento, Flornece and more ...
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/ EVENTS, Italy, Traveler

Italian Design Travelling in Italy, I had the pleasure of meeting people from all arenas of Italian design life. From...

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Joy's Garden

Joy's Garden