Alright Alright, it is actually a view looking out from inside of the dome.
This ink drawing is based on this photo I took while inside the Duomo (giddy out of my mind asking everyone around me “isn’t this exciting we are INSIDE the DUOMO.” Yeah. It was awesome.) I used water to aid in shading and some white pencil.
Here is the photo:
I love portals. The end.
I made these little watercolor postcards as thank you notes to my relatives after Christmas. They were all modeled after photos my dad and I took during our trip to Greece/Italy.
Volos, Greece: This is the start-off point for our sailing trip.
Florence, Italy: Bridges over the Arno River
Delphi, Greece: Temple of Athena
After spending three weeks in Greece, our first taste of Italy was being cat-called while walking (disheveled and schlepping our 35-pound backpacks) from the ferry to the train station. But our first refreshing taste of it was Florence. I was ecstatic about this city and exploring all the things I learned about in Art History class in person. We climbed up a lot of stairs. It was heaven. Here are some quick sketches from our tour.
Pitti Palace Gardens:
Bridges over the Arno River:
Skyline from hotel: