Welcome to the website.  We hope you find this site user-friendly and enjoy coming back to view it again and again, both to see what’s new and to linger with what is old. 

Green dots signify currently available paintings.


April 1, 2018 - November 1, 2018


The Open Lake & Landscape Studio d'Arte in Varenna is

open afternoons and evenings (mornings by appointment).


We look forward to seeing everyone in person or “virtually”.  

(Private viewings are available.)




Melita (& Paolo) 

the Open Lake & Landscape
studio d’arte