Part of a series of illustrations depicting the sweet culinary wonders of Pistoia, Italy. Food illustration with emphasis on realism, color vibrance and texture. Mixed media technique involving watercolors, colored pencils, soft pastels and graphite by Miriam Figueras.

PISTOIA “I must confess that prior to this trip, I had never heard of Pistoia but I was eager to discover its specialties anyway. With surprise and immense delight, I came across many places to truly celebrate food, tradition and time, as I had never done before.” A very passionate story by Miriam Figueras, illustrator from Barcelona. #CCTravellers2017

Punti di Vista - Nora Nadjarian

PISTOIA “In the tropical Butterfly House in the gardens of Villa Garzoni there is a piranha. I stand staring for a few moments at the fish with the deadpan face, shimmering reddish yellow scales and huge eyes. I don’t think I’ve ever seen a piranha at such close range.” Continue reading this (true) story by Nora Nadjarian | #CCTravellers2017