View from our apartment terrace when
I stayed in Florence the first time
I exhibited at the Florence Biennale in 2009.
There was a church right against
our building, and that's the Duomo
in the distance.
Barbara Muir © 2009
Today is a deliciously rainy day. (Light rain watering our new outdoor plants.)
I did take a walk today, and also picked some of our own tulips, which are big, healthy
and beautiful -- nothing like flower store tulips, which I also love.
It's been a busy Monday. I feel like every Monday is busy, because even if you don't
have a specific job to do, you wake up on the first day of the week powered to get something done. So if you're not working, you probably drive everyone you live
with crazy just by doing small tasks.
and I hope that what I teach helps my students. As for my art -- one day the pretty
painting I'm working on may remind some future collector of the beauty of spring
-- maybe even in the depths of winter.
this long Lockdown. How lucky we are as artists to have that power.