Tag Archives: France


Today we ventured to Ceret in Catalan France. This place has become one of the greatest attractions for us in this part of France. Thanks to the efforts of Pierre Brune and other artists this small town has one of … Continue reading

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Europe 2015

We are about to embark on another artistic painting and photography trip. The advance art bag is already in France, we have oriented our friends who will be staying in our house, and have our luggage ready to go. However, … Continue reading

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Around Montcabrier

We’ve spent the last three days exploring our immediate area and painting. Soon we will do a painting post, but for now here is a pictorial summary of our area. Tonight was the weekly village market. Vendors set up at … Continue reading

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Works in Progress

The holidays proved to be quite busy. Jean got a virus that kept her home for about 3 weeks so I attended dinners, open houses, and other holiday events by myself. Thankfully, she’s feeling better in the last few days. After … Continue reading

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Au revoir from Sarlat . . .

A final post . . . a new pastel painted on our patio . . . This will likely be the last post for awhile as we don’t expect to have regular internet access for the next few weeks. . … Continue reading

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Sarlat by Night . . .

The quiet lanes, gaslit and layered in shadows are home to some very fine street performers. Here are a few of them, including the mime who tells the story of the Marionette who cuts her strings and for a magical … Continue reading

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