Painting in Rome's historic center with Giovanni Ragone and Marco Carloni.

Meeting Other Landscape Painters or Sketchers When You Travel

By far the best part of my  trip to Italy to paint and learn about the culture,  has been the local painters and fellow artists I met here. How did I find them? Well actually the first thing I did is google "plein air Rome" until I found…
French Consulate, Rome, 8 x 10 in., Oil

French Consulate, Rome, 8 x 10 in, Oil

I did this painting on Via Gulia, in the central historic district of Rome. It's very nearby the Piazza Farnese and the Campo De Fiore. While I was doing it, a very well dressed woman (I like to think she was a countess) came by and demanded…