Friday, June 11, 2010

Friday is my day: Betsy3

We will stay in Italy because it is so lovely country and today we will meet Elena from
She designs beautiful jewellery. I am sure you'll enjoy your Friday with her :)

Hello! My name is Elena Ravasio, I was born and I actually live in Bergamo a beautiful town in the North of Italy, with my boyfriend, Fabio. I'm an architect and graphic designer by day...and a jewelry designer by night!

7.30am Wake up!

7.40am My espresso!My boyfriend, brings my breackfast to my desk, every morning, while I check the orders and convos on Etsy...yes he is an angel...!

7.50am I check my etsy shop and I write addresses on envelopes of orders ready to ship.

8.30am Almost every day, before going into the studio, I go on one of my construction sites to verify the work.

9.30am The town where I live is composed of two parts there is the Città Alta (Upper Town), built up on the hills, and the Città Bassa (Lower Town), which is a lively financial, industrial and administrative centre. The two parts are separated, both physically and symbolically, by the powerful Venetian Walls, every day to go at my studio I go along this road, today I took some photos for you!


10.00am This is my can see me behind the screen ;-)

01.00pm I don't cook today, I do boil water to cook pasta!

01.10pm My boyfriend is a great chef! Today Tortellini!

05.00pm Fortunately, today I finished at the studio soon, so I can rush home to create something new at my bench!

08.00pm Today my boyfriend is really inspired and tonight for dinner omelette!

09.00pm It's friday night and We are ready for a walk in the "Città Alta" with some friends of mine.

11.30pm This is the moment of a lovely warm tea ... good night all!


  1. Wonderful photos! Thanks so much for sharing!

  2. Great Feature, nice to read more of you here Elena.
    Wish you a great and creative month...

  3. Thanks for sharing your day, great pics!

  4. She seems to libe in an interesting area, would love to visit one day. I have always adored her beautiful photos, of course her jewelry is lovely too!

  5. What a wonderful day in such a beautiful place!

  6. Wonderful pictures!
    And I absolutely love your items, dear :)

  7. Great interview, a pleasure to know more of you!!! ;-)

  8. Great interview, great photos, great artist!! :)

  9. Betsy's creations and pictures are simply geat! And now we can see you in pictures :D nice :)

  10. What a lovely feature! Elena is the sweetest, and so very talented.

  11. I love your shop and I really enjoyed reading your Friday !!!Keep going the great work ♥

  12. Thank you Elena to show us your day. Beautiful photos and I would love to spend a day in your studio looking how you work :)