To wave the fan slowly: I am married. To wave the fan quickly: I'm engaged. To place fan on lips: kiss me!
Art and Food in bedda Sicilia
discovering artworks and dishes
Toni D’Antoni (painter) and the Panino with panelle.
Francesca Alferi (jeweler) and the Cannolo
Silvana Surace (painter) and the Cannolo
Giuseppina Toscano (fusion of lava ash with glass ) and the Parmigiana
The creative people of Trinacria
The objective of S.A.F is both to safeguard the traditions and ancient crafts of the people of Sicily, and to sustain economically the Artisans and the Artists, both the real ethno-anthropologists of the country.
The writers transcribing down through memory to the pen; artisans use their hands and flair.
Both use their hearts.
Author: Giovanni Vallone, Cultural Department of Splendid Sicily
Translation: Giovanna Battaglia, Cultural Department of Splendid Sicily