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Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Italian Paintings/ Frida #1(G.)

I have stolen/appropriated/lifted this idea from Ellen Heck and her Forty Fridas (please Google, they are so lovely). This is how it came about: When I first arrived in Italy in June I was invited by a group of Italian women to go with them to Rome to see a Frida Kahlo show. I had two words of Italian under my belt at the time so I was reluctant to go out and about much, but they shepherded me around the show and the city, and it was a great day. I told them that if they would dress up as Frida, I would paint them, and so they did. Here is the first of them.


  1. Love this! What a great idea (and I will google Forty Fridas), It's going to be fun to see each one!!

  2. Thanks for introducing me to Ellen Heck's work! Wow!

  3. Oh my gosh, this is amazing and fun! I love it!