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Sunday, July 01, 2007


Oooohhhh la la!!!!

I have just had the BEST holiday for years!!! My oh my, where to start?? Just a quick overview and I'll post photos etc soon :-)

Above you can see my 'tumble of silk' - all my handpainted silk scarves tumbled together - aren't they gorgeous? Or am I biased? Travelling with silk scarves and coats is the best decision to make, trust me :-)

10 days in Paris
5 days in Chambon-sur-Lignon [south west of Paris]
3 days in Lyon [100km north east of Chambon]
3 days in Paris

The silk painting festival in Chambon-sur-Lignon was faaabulous! I have started to write an article for the Silk Painters International website, which you can view here:

http://silkpainters.org/silk-painting-in-france.html

I attended four workshops and have lots of photos - here's one photo to whet your appetite. This is Pierre Willocq, famous French silk artist, who actually designs the scarves for Arty! What a character he is, such a great sense of humour, and he speaks English fluently.


More later - I'm desperate for a home made strong Italian latte!

Ciao ciao
Teena!


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