Flavia Lovatelli's Profile
Hi, my name is Flavia and I was born in Lima, Peru` from creative, charming parents. Spent my youth in Italy, came to America to further my education and here i am. Although I have tried my hand at most media, paper speaks to me. I quill, coil, collage, paper mache`, pulp sculpt and constantly looking for more ways to play with paper, but always revert back to coiling for the end result mesmerizes me.
I have been rolling paper for over 30 years, and it started at the movies with my family and I would sit by my beloved father who was a consummate prankster. The tickets then were made of thin paper, and dad used to roll them into a little tube like shape and while I was lost in the movie, he would tickle my ear with it and make me jump. The rolling of paper became a habit. I adored my father, he was my idol and I loved his amazing sense of humor, his lightness of being, his apparent love for…
- Born on May 8
- Joined February 25, 2010