Sunday, July 26, 2009

Insegne Italiane (Italian signs)

Rita Reade, la mia bella amica, is a talented and hard working Sicilian woman who creates these lovely signs "fatto la mano" (by her own hand).  She literally cuts the wood and transfers the scripted phrases herself.  

Mamma Bella Arte 

Thank you for supporting creative women whose products are made by us in the United States not in China or India by individuals who have never been to the places that inspire our creativity.


  1. I LOVE these!! Really beautiful!

  2. Grazie Kim, ci vediamo presto, porto i bimbi al Cinema. Rita

  3. Such are in good company!!

  4. Rita is fast growing a favourite with me too. She is certainly a talented girl. Her creations are lovely.