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Les Faiences de Nevers

Today I visited the workshop (atelier) of the Faïence Bleue house in Nevers. It was my first time witnessing the process of fabrication of a piece, from start to finish (minus weeks of drying and oven time, which required a “here is one I prepared earlier” piece) and I thoroughly recommend the experience. There is […]

Little summer holiday in Burgundy

Bonjour to day 1 of my blog!   After a very long and busy year helping lots of students improve their French, for exams or for travel ; after listening to your wonderful stories of how you never cease to enjoy French cheeses, wines, landscapes, people, traditions in France, etc… finally it’s my turn to […]