Tag Archives: Grand Canal

Puzzle Therapy–Fin!

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Puzzle Therapy #6

I finished the buildings and just have some water areas left. Almost done!

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Puzzle Therapy #5

Still waiting for election results….puzzles and wine to the rescue!

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Puzzle Therapy #4

Making progress on the sky and the buildings to the right! And I found some of those edge pieces–only missing one more.

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Puzzle Therapy #3

Election day therapy…. Found the moon! Starting on the sky and the yellow and pale green building. But where are those edge pieces?

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Puzzle Therapy #2

Life is stressful right now (Election! Fires! Power outages! Oh, and a pandemic!) Working on a puzzle is part of my therapy. And you get to watch! Here’s day 2.

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New Puzzle! Day 1

Thanks for artist and Venetophile Karen Cogan, I now have a new puzzle to enjoy! She surprised me by mailing it to me out of the blue. Here’s day 1. Can you guess what the image will be? 🙂

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Jonesing for Some Venice

For those readers not familiar with American expressions, to be “jonesing” for something means that you are yearning for it. Craving it. My dictionary says that typically this refers to a drug addiction, but in my case the drug of … Continue reading

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Sharing: Gondola Shoes

Provocative title, no? Do I mean shoes you wear on a gondola? Shoes that gondolas wear? Neither! Rita (who has contributed Venetiana to this site before) sent this photo spotted in Santa Cruz, California, of a painting featuring gondolas in … Continue reading

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Venice, My Muse: An Interview with Candace Magner

Candace Magner is a lyric singer, baroque guitarist, and musicologist. She created the website BarbaraStrozzi.com to collect all the known information, and has now finished publishing The Complete Works of Barbara Strozzi along with co-editor Dr. Richard Kolb through her … Continue reading

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