Monthly Archives: October 2013

Artist Books and Textile Frescos at Arte Studio Ginestrelle

Time to share with you, dear Readers, some more of the results of my experiments with the “pianticelli” (Little Plants) of the Subasio near Assisi. Most of the  “fioretti” (Little Flowers) have long ago gone to seed, though some valiant … Continue reading

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October prints from the Subasio

So mostly photos today showing my experiments with the regional plants of the Subasio. My printing setup is a tad on the ghetto side which is what I had predicted and had planned to cooperate with. The first few prints … Continue reading

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Subasio Scrolls and Fresco Textiles

“Inspired by the broken colours and forms of the still-radiant ancient frescos on the walls of churches and streets in Assisi and neighbouring medieval hill-towns, I created a series of Artist Books and textile frescos whose content refers to the … Continue reading

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More October Ecoprints from the Subasio

“Inspired by the broken colours and forms of the still-radiant ancient frescos on the walls of churches and streets in Assisi and neighbouring medieval hill-towns, I created a series of Artist Books and textile frescos whose content refers to the … Continue reading

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Plants of the Subasio

Second post from Assisi and the mountainous terrain that is the Subasio in the “Green Heart” of Italy. After settling in last week and waiting for the heavy rains to pass (much needed rain, though), I have started checking out … Continue reading

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At the Arte Studio Ginestrelle, Mount Subasio, Assisi

All pictures are today, dear Readers. Art residency at Arte Studio Ginestrelle in Assisi, Mount Subasio, Umbria, Italy. Our first few days! Next post: Umbrian florae with dye potential! The “ginestrelle” is Broom or Spartium junceum. A few late, late … Continue reading

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