Кафе Монтальбан, Верона

In the evening of the first day of our stay in Verona, we found a wonderful bar, full of locals after work, and enjoyed several glasses of Friulian soave watching the regulars looking out from the dark wood bar into the bright street. we went back the following night…


Just back from a short trip to northern Italy, where I managed to get a few drawings done in between (or while) drinking and eating – what a beautiful country… First stop was Verona and we sat out in the heat of the day drawing across the river, before getting a brilliant spaghetti con aglio […]

Sketch & The City

I started this sketchbook on october 25 at the Bologna SketchCrawl. Then I decided to use it just for SketchCrawls and urban sketches for this blog. It contains drawings made in Bologna, Casalecchio Lyon and Verona between october 25, 2008 and february 26, 2009. Music: W. A. Mozart (1756-1791) “Eine Kleine Gigue” K. 574 (Mitsuko […]

digging through old sketches

That’s in Verona , next street to the famous Juliette balcony, where the walls are covered with names of those in love. We searched though all the names and dates and found out that there were none older than a month. I wonder if they paint or clean the walls time after time so that […]