Archive: October 2016 - Rosanna Hardin Hall

Writing My Memoirs | A preview of “Poesia: Painting in Venetian Gardens with Giorgione”

  • October 30, 2016

Rosanna's book "Poesia: Painting in Venetian Gardens with Giorgione" will be published in Summer 2017. Below is some insight into what inspired Rosanna to publish her fascinating stories. WHY I WROTE A BOOK In 2001 while studying art with the Maryland Art Institute summer program in Sorrento, Italy, my instructor Howie Weise gave me a small drawing book for sketching and keeping notes. Soon I filled the book with sketches of villas in nearby Pompeii I would like to paint. I was so captivated, I returned to the ancient ruins by local train daily to fulfill my mission to learn as much as I could...

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