In regards to doing business in Italy for Otium, in theory, this is my slow time since the glass factories on the island of Murano are closed for Summer Holiday. Imagine being out of the office for the month of August. I can't decide if that is a good thing or bad. I genuinely love what I do and I don't want to stop but this inability to call or email the factory everyday gives me time and piece of mind to focus on, or be distracted with, some creative projects as well to a catch up on unfinished tedious office projects.
Here are a few of my summer sketches (distractions).