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View from Scansano playground

Passing by through one of Tuscan small towns, searching for a winery, oil production and other local products. Our three-year-old son noticed a play ground and he deserved…

Magliano al toscana – view from city walls

Beautiful little town in the middle of Tuscany. At the time of our visit, just after some kind of a festival, very quite, even deserted. It is located…

Vineyard near Siena

During last summer in Itally our nights were all about camping. All except one night, when we decided to sleep at a vineyard near Siena. Those places in…

Bricks

I like drawing bricks. For some it might be a cumbersome and boring task, but for me it’s kind of relaxing and refreshing. I usually try do identify some…

Siena Cathedral

The next stop during my summer trip to Italy was in Siena. Personally, I wasn’t very impressed with the place, as for me it was too… monochromatic. Everything was…

Bar Coloured

Last week before, this week after… colouring of course. Still not quite satisfied with my watercolours, but practice makes perfect.

a Bar in Brown near Siena

After reading a lot of FB posts from my fellow Sketchbook Skool klassmates about using brown ink for drawing, I decided to give it a try during my stay…

Santa Margarita – cont.

One more drawing from this incredible place – this is the view from the molo, from where ferries to Portofino are leaving. Mostly done on site, but took…

Next stop – Santa Margarita

The next place after Sestri Levante on our “short” trip using public transport was Santa Margarita. This place was amazing with cute and colourful buildings and surprisingly not…

Liguria – smaller = better?

Travelling around Italy and having the chance to see so many places was great. We went to a few bigger cities, but the smaller places were what really…