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 yellow blossoms on the tip-top of stalk here and there. Fruits from the gardens here and nearby.

Mount Subasio with Broom













Broom plants near the studio












Door with pomegranate

Late Broom flowers



















Walnuts, grapes, figs, peaaches, plums from the gardens in and around Ginestrelle





A studio outdoors

Mount Subasio

Junceum spartum, Broom plant of Umbria


Mount Subasio with Broom








 Late afternoon light on the mountain

About wendyfe

I am a fibre artist working in mixed media textiles with a focus on vintage cloth reworked with stitching, natural dyeing, eco printing and rust printing . My work can be seen at
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7 Responses to At the Arte Studio Ginestrelle, Mount Subasio, Assisi

  1. Joy Nelson says:

    Is that what heaven looks like? What a beautiful place.i could lost in my thoughts.

  2. Ginny Huber says:

    Che bello! it looks like you have started off magnificently, Wendy. Looking forward to all your pix and posts from Umbria!

  3. Faye says:

    I would have serious problems working for the first few days ,I would be too busy enjoying the view and the feel of the place.
    Lucky who ever is there and try to get some work done.

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