Similarities And Differences Between France And Italy

Similarities And Differences Between France And Italy

One thing I can say, is that both countries have both similarities and differences as well.  But that’s the case for every single country in Europe.

I guess that’s what makes Europe so rich.

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A New Beginning For A New Year!

This is the last post of the year on this blog and it’s going to be a bit of a different post.

As some of you know this is not my only blog (I have two other blogs), and I like to call this one my fun blog.  However, in this coming new year I really would like it to be more than just a fun blog, but I’m still searching for what I REALLY want to do with this baby.

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3 Things That Living Aboard Taught Me

This is my last “regular” post on this last day of November.  For the Next few weeks my posts will have a holiday tone and taste I’m afraid. I mean it’s good news for you guys, and I hope you will enjoy.

But for now I wanted to talk to you about 3 Things that living abroad have taught me about my country of adoption, the United States, and my how country of origin, France.

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For The Love Of Landscapes Travels And Paintings

I’ve got a lot of feedbacks about my paintings recently since I decided to put them online.

Actually those who have commented about them all have given me very favorable feedbacks saying that they love them.

Even though I have a page with all my paintings on this very blog, very few people have seen them here, so I’ve started posting a few on Facebook.

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Italian Cameos Pure Masterpieces

Antique Cameos

As we arrived to Torre del Greco, on the bay of Naples, we had the chance to see the production of one of the hand-made art object typical to this part of Italy, The cameo. The beautiful cameos, jewels carved from seashells, and very prized little treasures.

Cameos are gems form the sea, since they are made of shells. The shells that are most prized for cameos are conch for they are a suited kind for carving work. The carving of a cameo is not easy job, and only an artist of the kind is able to produce the beautiful figures with the most intriguing details that are so specific to the cameos.

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