Bussana Vecchia: An artist’s paradise in
a ghost town.
Bussana Vecchia is certainly a
great place to be welcomed into Italy. An ancient medieval village that
became a ghost town when all of its residents abandoned it is now
inhabited by artists from all over the world. Their studios, all open to the
public, are mixed into the overgrown windows and broken shutters of the old
town, tucked away in between narrow cobble streets with crumbling stone arches
overhead. There’s even a restaurant where visitors can dine alfresco with wine
and outdoor BBQ-cooked steaks and take in the coastal views. The town is an
artist’s paradise, completely autonomous, where creativity flows through the
streets in the form of brightly painted postboxes, quirkily decorated front doors and murals hung on
Follow the hashtag #Fromrusttoroadtrip to follow our van conversion project and our travels around Europe! 🌍
Welp, here’s an early Christmas present for MWSIH! This was done for my school’s art room door mural over the course of 3-4.5hrs (4days).
Featuring the Font Family with Lucida, Gaster, Harlow, Papyrus and Sans.
This is my tribute to both the blog and our mod @spiritednug running behind the scenes, have a lovely Christmas/New year holiday y'all!
(There’s a cheecky Easter egg in the timeplase gif, shouldn’t be too hard to miss.;)