Monthly Archives: September 2014

Tre signori…e due signore…da Verona: Parte III

Unlike the other Veronesi who were visiting this summer, Giulia Pennacchioni, 21 years, was actually studying here in Santa Barbara this summer.   Like the other Veronesi, she is hard working, curious about the world, loves to travel, and speaks many … Continue reading

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Tre signori–e due signore–da Verona: Parte II

Today’s post is written by one of the beautiful girls from Verona.  Ginevra Cheyenne Tognoli is only 20 years old, but she has many interests and dreams.  She wrote the following as a diary entry on the last night she … Continue reading

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Tre signori…e due signore…da Verona: Parte I

This summer Bill and I had the pleasure and honor to host several wonderful “kids” in their 20s from Verona.  It all started with Jacopo, the pianist whom I featured in a former post.  He is now attending the Thornton … Continue reading

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Meet Mary Heebner

A renowned international artist who lives here in Santa Barbara, Mary Heebner recently returned from Fabriano, Italy, where she exhibited her handmade watermarked paper from three of her artist’s books and attended a conference on paper as an art medium … Continue reading

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