Classes

Since my program is coming to an end, I figure I should discuss all my classes and how I felt about them. I was busy, a lot busier than I expected to be, my classes went from 9 to 4 every day and as the studio was a 30 minute walk from my house, I’d…

Spring Break

I was exhausted after spring break and really felt like I needed a holiday from my break, yet every second was so worth it because how can you not enjoy visiting new countries? First stop was Madrid! We met up with Hannah and Alexis who are on the Skidmore in Spain program, we couldn’t have…

Padua and Mantua

Last weekend I went to Padua (Padova) and Mantua (Mantova) with my art history class. We had to meet at school at 7:15am to take the bus, so it was pretty painful. Padua: The first site we visited was the Church of Sant’ Antonio and I was not impressed by the relatively plain exterior, along…

The Sun Came Out

  It’s been pretty gloomy in Florence so when the sun came out last weekend I was ecstatic! As soon as class ended on Thursday I met up with Olivia and Charlotte and we wandered around the city center. We stumbled upon a cute craft store called Il Papiro on the street Via de’ Tavolini where we watched a demonstration…

Bienvenue à Firenze

After a 13 hour flight from Hong Kong to Rome then an hour’s flight from there, I finally arrived Florence on January 9th. It’s been a hectic week of registering for classes, meeting up with other Skid kids, struggling to unlock my front door(I’m pretty sure it takes me 5mins each time), trying to find my…