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.

      In some cases, painting commissions are available.


October19, 2022 thru March 31, 2023

Gallery in Varenna is now OPEN by APPOINTMENT ONLY.


With some advance notice, PRIVATE VIEWINGS are still available (with wine and snacks, of course!). 


Melita (& Paolo)

the Open Lake & Landscape
studio d’arte