Little book printed with Craft Foam

Craft foam in English language,  Moosgummi in German, Gomma Crepla in Italian: it is a gummy material that we can find in stationery and it can be etched, cut, shaped, glued, colored, printed. With this material we made a little book of prints inspired by the flowers, but everyone can create their own little "story" illustrated, with simple materials. The color for printing is acrylic paint … [Read more...]

Mosaic course 2013

The mosaic course dedicated to the students of Grade 7 has just concluded with these excellent results. The pictures show some stages of the process and the finished mosaics.                         … [Read more...]

Painting on the wood: my Les Paul “Journey” finished

My work as a painting on maple body of this Les Paul Gibson was completed by a talented luthier in Bristol, who assembled this masterpiece. I can not let you hear how it sounds, but this guitar is truly a sight! … [Read more...]

The paper necklaces

My friend Alessandra Tombesi suggested to me this work that she has created for the market of the school and that was very much appreciated. To realize these beautiful necklaces we need: - Paper strips 1.5 / 2 cm max (length as the height of the magazine page's, 29/32 cm) - Straws to cocktail - PVA glue - Washers or other items of hardware - A strong thread - varnish to paper The paper … [Read more...]

Wood, glue, recycling and fantasy

With a few objects and tools in the middle of the woods we issued a challenge: build something with your hands and your imagination! It may be a small sculpture, a miniature toy that will become a souvenir of this forest. You may be amazed how many things may be concocted by the children! … [Read more...]