Michelle Lee

Greatest adventure of my life. The interesting people I've met, the memories I've made, and the culture I've learned about Urbino have all defined my time in Italy as a wonderful experience.

Stories by Michelle Lee

  • Silvio Biagini lifts a newly made ceramic plate off his shelf. He runs his fingers around the surface and prepares to adorn its blank face, paintbrush in hand. In an instant, images from Renaissance history start to form on it. “It is an activity that requires passion,” he says in Italian through a translator. “If you have passion, everything is easier.”

    Cracks in the Art of Ceramics

    By Michelle Lee
    Silvio Biagini lifts a newly made ceramic plate off his shelf. He runs his fingers around the surface and prepares to adorn its blank face, paintbrush in hand. In an instant, images from Renaissance history start to form on it. “It is an activity that requires passion,” he says in Italian through a translator. “If you have passion, everything is easier.”

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