Curious Provence

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Curious Provence
Food, markets, local festivals and finds in Provence, Southern France from the perspective of an anglo abroad.
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  • August Events in Provence 2018 1 week ago This is the month where just about the whole of Northern France descends onto the beaches of the Côte d’Azur. On the radio, they announce “black weekends” which signify lots of Parisians heading south causing a rather lot of traffic. Everyone is finally on vacation. Don’t expect to see a...
  • July Events in Provence 2018 1 month ago Cicadas, Cherries et Chaleur! It’s full summer here in Provence. The cigales are singing (quite loudly I must say!) and the sunflowers and lavender are in full bloom. The ballet (or science?) of knowing when to open and close your shutters has been mastered for all those without air conditioning....
  • Fleurs Sauvages, Mai Cyanotypes by Ashley 2 months ago Cyanotypes by Ashley Tinker In addition to the Alpilles Oil Paintings, I spent the spring in the studio of the NG Art Residency creating cyanotypes. This is a old photographic process where light-sensitive chemicals are exposed to the sun, therefore creating one of a kind prints. I used thick...
  • Les Alpilles Paintings for Sale by Curious 3 months ago Curious Paintings for Sale You may have noticed that I’m a creative and curious person in more ways than one. I’ve been wanting to get back into oil painting for some time and think it would be a wonderful practice during the slow winter months here in Provence. These are my first paintings of...
  • June Events in Provence 2018 3 months ago There are many events this month including the Fête de la Saint Eloi. Saint Eloi is the patron saint of metalworkers, blacksmiths, cart drivers and craftsmen of all kinds. He is a particularly favourite saint here in les Alpilles. The Fête is normally transferred to the end of June rather than...

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Debbie
16:39 PM June 28, 2015

I am a Canadian considering retiring in France. I loved looking at your blog, the walnut wine and tale of cherry picking were well worth reading. Thank you

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