Many shops are preparing for their closures, like the "macelleria" (butcher shop) near my house that is closing from July 6 to August 24... now that is a holiday!!
I don't think an artist ever goes on holiday.
The brain is always alert to new designs and new inspirations.
I leave Verona on Wednesday for the south and have packed my sketch book.
At the end of last summer, my friend and I planned to do some fabric dying this summer using natural materials like local plants but it gets so hot down there....