So, what brings them back. Well, perhaps it's the food. Maybe it's the wine. Or the beautiful countryside. Or the fabulous accommodation in a 13th century Mill. (The building we're staying in was actually a couple of hundred years old when Christopher Columbus set sail for America!).
It could be the wonderful climate.
Well, let's just say it's all of the above - which makes Gascony (in Southwest France) such a great place to paint and draw. And we're all about to prove that. So don't forget to come back soon to see what we've painted.
|This is Mo checking the table setting - the dining room looks out onto the river.
|Our first breakfast together.
Another team shot in Poudenas.
Our leader - Jim Gensheer in the local market surrounded by spring flowers.
Here we are at lunch on our first day.
(Don't forget to come back soon to see what we've painted).