Uncommon Italy & Chiacchiere con Chiara

Uncommon Italy & Chiacchiere con Chiara I am very happy to be part of a new community of Italy Lovers. It all began in a part of Tuscany that it’s really  close to my heart: Casole d’Elsa, the small village  between Siena and Florence that welcomed me when I started my new life back in…

Middle Ages and Renaissance Tuscany Colours (EN-IT)

 (EN) Middle Ages and Renaissance Tuscany Colours In the Middle Ages and during Renaissance, artists used to make their own colours with what they found in nature. They mixed together ground stones, leaves, crushed berries together with water  or egg white . It was almost like cooking  or playing “ medicine  maker”.  Often , each…