19 March 2018

Monday 19th March 2018 – Snow-capped Alps

There are moments so impressive that I feel the need not to lose them. The whole route of the Bernina Red Train in the middle of the snow-capped Alps of the Engadine is one of those moments. The shadow of the train is reflected in the snow that breaks into the picture: how much enlightening is the snow! It seems almost blinding in the contrast with the intense petrol-blue sky. I chose this work to start this new week because […]
28 May 2018
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Monday 28th May 2018 – Bernina

In this crossing towards the Bernina I wanted to focus on the freshness of the snow, and I got this effect by leaving the texture of the canvas white and adding a few touches of pink pastel to trace the path of the railway. The blue sky, very dark, makes me taste the restful contrast of the snow. Nature always inspires me, the more I look at it, the more I follow it. Happy monday and good week everyone!