Bretagne Watercolor Retreat
August 2020

Bretagne Watercolor Retreat

GULF of MORBIHAN

Bretagne Watercolor Retreat –
From 02d to 07th of August 2020

In the very heart of the famous Gulf of Morbihan, just a few miles away from ÎLE AUX MOINES, VANNES, ROCHEFORT EN TERRE…we will squetch then paint the Beauty of that extraordinary spot.

ARRIVALS : Sunday the 21st at 6.00 Pm

First meeting will involve technical explanations about the course itself, and the first notions of composition of forming ideas for your subject work.

DURING THE RETREAT 

From Monday to Thursday : outside painting
(Except in case of bad weather : inside doors painting)
WEDNESDAY : Free time up to 2.30 pm

TIME
From 9.30-12.30am – 01.30-3.30 Pm
(Time can be different on bad weather…)

THE COURSE : Fluent English spoken


The Course is for all levels, and in small groups to enable individuals to feel at ease, share and gain the most from the course.

During the course  you will discover water, how to let it fuse, how to “manage” it, with a real wet on wet approach.
Learn how to mix the colours, learn how to know one’s pallet and learn how to use it to obtain depth and transparent shades and tones.

How to obtain fluid watercolours, light but dynamic, how to compose form and depth, contrasts, and an equilibrate composition with a good balanced drawing. There are many facets to achieve a beautiful water-painting.

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Where sleeping ?

FULL PENSION The BED & BREAKFAST “Domaine de Bobehec”, will wellcome you in a pleasant, confortable and spacefull place, where anybody will choose according to each one financial budjet to have triple, double or single room.

You will have a full pension pension from the arrival diner on sunday (day of arrival) to the thursday afternoon (end of the course). The full pension is for 5 nights, 5 diners, 5 breakfasts, 4 lunch and the small times of pause in between the course.

Any person to accompany is welcome and will only have to assume the price for the pension. 


Prices :

  • SUMMER COURSE + FULL PENSION IN TRIPLE ROOM : (twin bed) 660 Euros
  • SUMMER COURSE + FULL PENSION IN DOUBLE ROOM : (single bed ) 675 Euros
  • SUMMER COURSE + FULL PENSION IN SINGLE ROOM : (shared bathroom ) 710 Euros
  • SUMMER COURSE + FULL PENSION IN SINGLE ROOM : (private bathroom ) 790 Euros

Inscription :

Please fullfill the herebelow formular :

1 / one confirming e-mail will be sent to you after we verify the remaining free places and your inscription document to fullfill will  be sent to you by mail.

2/ Once we receveive your bulletin and your payments, your inscription is definitly confirmed and you receive your receipt, and the list of supplies. (No foreign cheques. Paypal payments only).

ATELIER VILCAZ
18 Bis Chemin de massanès
47300 VILLENEUVE SUR LOT

Tel : 05 53 41 49 69 or 06 75 97 69 52

In case of cancellation less than 30 days before the retreat date, half of the payment only would be sent back on justification of medical case.

Access

Domaine de Bobehec
La Vraie Croix – 56250

  • Latitude N : 47.41.35.8218
  • Longitude W : 2.31.31.206

Easy and fast access :

Plane : Nantes
Bus :
L9 from Vannes to La Vraie Croix
TGV :
Paris-Vannes or Questembert
Road : From Vannes : Take the N166 and leave at Tréffléan/ Questembert. Then Take the direction of Questembert on D775 to La Vraie Croix.

Watercolor retreat in
Marennes-Oleron
September 2020

Marennes-Oleron

 


From 13th to 18th of Septembre 2020
Setting : Marennes-Oleron

Marennes and Oleron are only separated by a bridge that we will pass upon to discover  the beautiful oister’s cabins, animated shipping ports, or the so traditional salt marais.  Marennes Oleron remains one of the most beautiful place for its colours, light and numerous landscape that we will so delightfully catch up with our watercolor brushes.

ARRIVALS : Sunday the 15th of september at 6.00 Pm

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First meeting will involve technical explanations about the course itself, and the first notions of composition of forming ideas for your subject work.

 

 

 

 

 

DURING THE RETREAT :

From Monday to Thursday : outside painting
(Except in case of bad weather : inside doors painting)
WEDNESDAY : Free time up to 2.30 pm

TIME
From 9.30-12.30am – 01.30-3.30 Pm
(Time can be different on bad weather…)

COURSE DESCRIPTION : Fluent English spoken

The Course is for all levels, and in small groups to enable individuals to feel at ease, share and gain the most from the course.

Discovery of the water, how to let it fuse, how to “manage” it, with a real wet on wet approach.

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Learn how to mix the colours, learn how to know one’s pallet and learn how to use it to obtain depth and transparent shades and tones.

How to obtain fluid watercolours, light but dynamic, how to compose form and depth, contrasts, and an equilibrate composition with a good balanced drawing. There are many facets to achieve a beautiful water-painting.

The course, will enable you to learn how to paint various subjects, as well in the Studio: flowers, fruits, (apricots, peaches,.) as outside : beautiful villages, views and landscapes.

 

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How to capture the beautiful landscapes, how to transmit one’s painting and all its light, almost its fragrance! This will be our approach during the course, which aims to be relaxed, pleasant and friendly, where each person can work at one’s own rhythm, its own level and in the respect of each individual.

 

FULL PENSION
The BED & BREAKFAST “Le Logis des lauriers roses”, will wellcome you in a pleasant, confortable and spacefull place, where anybody will choose according to each one financial budjet to have triple, double or single room.

You will have a full pension pension from the arrival diner on sunday (day of arrival) to the thursday afternoon (end of the course).
The full pension is for 5 nights, 5 diners, 5 breakfasts, 4 lunch and the small times of pause in between the course.

Any person to accompany is welcome and will only have to assume the price for the pension.

LE LOGIS DES LAURIERS ROSES

Any person to accompany is welcome and will only have to assume the price for the pension.

 

 

 

 

 

 

PRICES :
RETREAT + FULL PENSION FAMILY ROOM bed 1 pers. 90 cm : 675 Euros
RETREAT + FULL PENSION FAMILY ROOM bed 1 pers. 140 cm : 700 Euros
RETREAT + FULL PENSION IN TWIN ROOM bed in 140 cm : 725 Euros
RETREAT + FULL PENSION IN SINGLE ROOM
bed in 140 cm : 775 Euros
RETREAT + FULL PENSION IN SINGLE ROOM
bed in Queen size 160 cm : 825 Euros

Each single room is individual with its private bathroom. The family room is made of two twin rooms, and the bathroom is common to the whole family room.

French cheques only. Foreign cheques are not accepted. Paypal payment accepted.

Inscription :
Please fullfill the herebelow formular :

1 / one confirming e-mail will be sent to you after we verify the remaining free places and your inscription document to fullfill will  be sent to you by mail.

2/ Once we receveive your bulletin and your payments, your inscription is definitly confirmed and you receive your receipt, and the list of supplies.
(No foreign cheques. Paypal payments only).

ATELIER VILCAZ
18 Bis Chemin de massanès
47300 VILLENEUVE SUR LOT
Tel : 05 53 41 49 69 ou 06 75 97 69 52

In case of cancellation less than 30 days before the retreat date, half of the payment only would be sent back on justification of medical case.

Watercolor Retreat in Provence
June 2020

 

FORCALQUIER (04)

 

 

 

From 14th to 19th of  june 2020
Setting : Forcalquier (Luberon 04)

Native area of the famous writor Jean Giono, never ending place of inspirition for paintors from Van Gogh, Cezanne, to Matisse, and so many others… Provence ever remains the area of art and nature lovers.
Beautiful village on the road to lavender, 20 mn of car from Manosque on the one side, and Sisteron on the other, Forcalquier is the heart of the Luberon area and its Natural Parc.
Courtesy to the impressionists, we will discover the most beautiful provincial landscapes, the large lavender fields and their fragrances, or the typical provincial Mas surrounded with olive trees.

ARRIVALS : Sunday the 16th of June at 6.00 Pm

 

 First meeting will involve technical explanations about the course itself, and the first notions of composition of forming ideas for your subject work.

 

DURING THE RETREAT :

From Monday to Thursday : outside painting
(Except in case of bad weather : inside doors painting)
WEDNESDAY : Free time up to 2.30 pm

TIME
From 9.30-12.30am – 01.30-3.30 Pm
(Time can be different on bad weather…)

COURSE DESCRIPTION : Fluent English spoken

The Course is for all levels, and in small groups to enable individuals to feel at ease, share and gain the most from the course.

Discovery of the water, how to let it fuse, how to “manage” it, with a real wet on wet approach.

Learn how to mix the colours, learn how to know one’s pallet and learn how to use it to obtain depth and transparent shades and tones.

How to obtain fluid watercolours, light but dynamic, how to compose form and depth, contrasts, and an equilibrate composition with a good balanced drawing. There are many facets to achieve a beautiful water-painting.

The course, will enable you to learn how to paint various subjects, as well in the Studio: flowers, fruits, (apricots, peaches,.) as outside : beautiful villages, views and landscapes.

How to capture the beautiful landscapes, how to transmit one’s painting and all its light, almost its fragrance! This will be our approach during the course, which aims to be relaxed, pleasant and friendly, where each person can work at one’s own rhythm, its own level and in the respect of each individual.

FULL PENSION :
The “Bergerie La Beaudine”, will wellcome you in a typical provincial place, pleasant, confortable and spacefull, with a swimming pool and destress time (Ayurvedics massage with Essential Oils and saunathorium. To be paid separately), where anybody will choose according to each one financial budjet to have triple, double or single room.

You will have a full pension (5 nights, 5 diners, 5 breakfasts, 4 lunch and the small times of pause in between the course) from the arrival diner on sunday (day of arrival) to the friday morning (after breakfast).

Any person to accompany is welcome and will only have to assume the price for the pension.

 

 

 

nouv_logo_taille2x2Bergerie “La Beaudine “Bed and Breakfast” Gîtes de France. Swimming pool
Route de Limans
04300 Forcalquier –

Inscription :
Please fullfill the herebelow formular :

1 / one confirming e-mail will be sent to you after we verify the remaining free places and your inscription document to fullfill will  be sent to you by mail.

2/ Once we receveive your bulletin and your payments, your inscription is definitly confirmed and you receive your receipt, and the list of supplies.
(No foreign cheques. Paypal payments only).

ATELIER VILCAZ
18 Bis Chemin de massanès
47300 VILLENEUVE SUR LOT
Tel : 05 53 41 49 69 ou 06 75 97 69 52

In case of cancellation less than 30 days before the retreat date, half of the payment only would be sent back on justification of medical case.

 

Watercolor Retreat in Aquitaine
July & August 2020

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Lot et Garonne (47)

 

 

JULY RETREAT : From 13th to 16th of July 2020
AUGUST RETREAT : From 17th to 20th or AUGUST 2020

The painting studio is located at the very close city-center limit area :
From city-center : 5 mn in car. 25 mn on feet. Very close Bus stop.
Possible bike renting at the city-center transport Station.

The pretty town of Villeneuve sur lot, is ideally located in the very heart of Lot et Garonne, cradle of beautiful Medieval villages built with traditional stones and half-timberings, surrounded with large fields of sunflowers and poppies, where sun and warmth unit at the daily rythm of cicadas.

ARRIVALS :  Monday 9.30 Am

First meeting will involve technical explanations about the course itself, and the first notions of composition of forming ideas for your subject work.

 

 

THE COURSE : Time table :

Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday : studio painting
Thursday : Outside doors painting

TIME
From 09.30-12.30am- 1.30-3.30pm
WEDNESDAY : Free time up to 2.30 pm

(Take your picnic for lunch altogether at painting place)
Last day : 4.00 pm : Little teatime to drink byebye together and quit in pretty nice way…


(The option for stopping during the day course at 15.30 pm is first to avoid the heat, and second, to allow you to visit the local sites, or relax by the swimming-pool)

 

 

COURSE DESCRIPTION : Fluent English spoken

The Course is for all levels, and in small groups to enable individuals to feel at ease, share and gain the most from the course.

Discovery of the water, how to let it fuse, how to “manage” it, with a real wet on wet approach.

Learn how to mix the colours, learn how to know one’s pallet and learn how to use it to obtain depth and transparent shades and tones.

How to obtain fluid watercolours, light but dynamic, how to compose form and depth, contrasts, and an equilibrate composition with a good balanced drawing. There are many facets to achieve a beautiful water-painting.

 

The course, will enable you to learn how to paint various subjects, as well in the Studio: flowers, fruits, (apricots, peaches,.) as outside : beautiful villages, views and landscapes.

How to capture the beautiful landscapes, how to transmit one’s painting and all its light, almost its fragrance! This will be our approach during the course, which aims to be relaxed, pleasant and friendly, where each person can work at one’s own rhythm, its own level and in the respect of each individual.

Prices :
290 euros (the retreat). Supplies not included

NIGHT STAY : 2 POSSIBLE OPTIONS :

1- FULL PENSION :
LA RESIDENCE HOTEL**: (Corinne and Eric Nuevo will be your very pleasant host during your time at the retreat, in free night sleeping or in full pension in a charming familly hotel**).

Night (without breakfast) or full pension (breakfast + lunch picnic + diner) at La Résidence hotel for 30 euros per pers. to add to the herebelow price list for the chosen room :
http://www.hotellaresidence47.com

Single ECO room : 39 euros (individual room but shared toilets and bathroom)
Single STANDARD room : 47 euros (individual room and private bathroom)
Single SUPERIOR room: 53 euros (individual room and private bathroom)
Twin ECO room : 47 euros (individual double bed + 1 single bed but shared toilets and bathroom)
Twin STANDARD room : 54 euros (1 double bed + 1 single bed and private bathroom)
Twin SUPERIOR room : 63 euros (1 double bed+ 1 single bed and private bathroom)

Breakfast 8 euros out of full pensions

Let’s find out every information with the following link :
http://www.hotellaresidence47.com


2 – B&B
LA MAISON DE VELOURS  : Fluent English spoken
(Very charming and quiet bed and breakfast, 2 mn walk from the city center, each room with a tiny kitchen and bathroom, a very warm welcome, and to name but a few, a smooth price list…anything you need to feel as at home…)
.

http://www.maison-de-velours.com

 

 

 

 

 

VILLENEUVE SUR LOT : A quiet city :

 

 

 

 

Inscription :
Please fullfill the herebelow formular :

1 / one confirming e-mail will be sent to you after we verify the remaining free places and your inscription document to fullfill will  be sent to you by mail.

2/ Once we receveive your bulletin and your payments, your inscription is definitly confirmed and you receive your receipt, and the list of supplies.
(No foreign cheques. Paypal payments only).

ATELIER VILCAZ
18 Bis Chemin de massanès
47300 VILLENEUVE SUR LOT
Tel : 05 53 41 49 69 ou 06 75 97 69 52

In case of cancellation less than 30 days before the retreat date, half of the payment only would be sent back on justification of medical case.

 

Bretagne Oil on Canvas Retreat
August 2020 canceled Covid-19

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GULF
of MORBIHAN

 

 

From 11th to 14th of August 2020

In the very heart of the famous Gulf of Morbihan, just a few miles away from ÎLE AUX MOINES, VANNES, ROCHEFORT EN TERRE…we will squetch then paint the Beauty of that extraordinary spot.

ARRIVALS : Sunday the 21st at 6.00 Pm


First meeting will involve technical explanations about the course itself, and the first notions of composition of forming ideas for your subject work.


DURING THE RETREAT :

From Monday to Thursday : outside painting
(Except in case of bad weather : inside doors painting)
WEDNESDAY : Free time up to 2.30 pm

TIME
From 9.30-12.30am – 01.30-3.30 Pm
(Time can be different on bad weather…)

THE COURSE All levels are accepted

Learn how to observe and interpreate a subject in order to paint it, not the way we see it, but the way we feel it..

Learn the basic oil on painting techniques, how liquify, how get heavier matiere, learn how to mix colors, create spaces and visual levels in perfect harmony.
Lear how to make a rapid drawing, know how to feel one’s subject, learn how to choose the colours and forms for the background.
Understand how to create a contemporary visual structure, and learn how create it according to each one’s feeling and level.

All levels are accepted. We will respect needs and rythms of each, in a symptathetic and familiar atmosphere.

THE PENSION :

The superb DOMAIN OF BOBEHEC will be our pension during our summer retreat, where we’ll be welcome in that confortable, spacefull and quiet place, in various possibilities of rooms for every budget..

Full pension from the Sunday night mill to the friday morning breakfast.
Lisa and Manu will prepare us their natural food cooking, all coming from Biological products.

Peacefull place, in silence and respect of Nature where even most household products are homely made like soaps, and any usefull items.

At Domain of Bobehec we like you and you feel it !
The pension is for 5 nights, 5 breakfasts, 5 diners and 4 picnics.

You can be acompanied if you choose the single room, the second person will just have to pay for the mills.

 

 

 

 

PRICES :

STAGE + FULL PENSION IN TRIPLE ROOM (Big bed) : 660 Euros
STAGE + FULL PENSION IN DOUBLE ROOM (Bed 1 person) :675 Euros
STAGE + FULL PENSION IN SINGLE ROOM (Shared Bathroom) :710 Euros
STAGE + FULL PENSION IN SINGLE ROOM (Private bathroom): 790 Euros

Inscription : Please fullfill the herebelow formular :

1 / one confirming e-mail will be sent to you after we verify the remaining free places and your inscription document to fullfill will  be sent to you by mail.

2/ Once we receveive your bulletin and your payments, your inscription is definitly confirmed and you receive your receipt, and the list of supplies.
(No foreign cheques. Paypal payments only).

 

 

Week End oil on Canvas Retreat
February 2020

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Lot et Garonne (47)

 

 

 

FEBRUARY : NO OIL ON CANVAS RETREAT FOR 2020
Setting : Villeneuve sur lot (47)
The painting studio is located at the very close city-center limit area :
From city-center : 5 mn in car. 25 mn on feet. Very close Bus stop.
Possible bike renting at the city-center transport Station.

The pretty town of Villeneuve sur lot, is ideally located in the very heart of Lot et Garonne, cradle of beautiful Medieval villages built with traditional stones and half-timberings, surrounded with large fields of sunflowers and poppies, where sun and warmth unit at the daily rythm of cicadas.

ARRIVALS :  Saturday 10.00 Am

First meeting will involve technical explanations about the course itself, and the first notions of composition of forming ideas for your subject work.

 

TIME
From 10.00-12.30am- 1.30-4.00pm

(Take your picnic for lunch altogether at painting place)
Last day : 4.00 pm : Little teatime to drink byebye together and quit in pretty nice way…

 

 

 

THE COURSE : All levels are accepted

Learn how to observe and interprete a subject in order to paint it, not the way we see it, but the way we feel it..

Learn the basic oil on painting techniques, how liquify, how get heavier matiere, learn how to mix colors, create spaces and visual levels in perfect harmony.
Lear how to make a rapid drawing, know how to feel one’s subject, learn how to choose the colours and forms for the background.
Understand how to create a contemporary visual structure, and learn how create it according to each one’s feeling and level.

All levels are accepted. We will respect needs and rythms of each, in a symptathetic and familiar atmosphere.

 

PRICE :
Retreat : 290 euros. Out of supplies

NIGHT TO STAY :
2
POSSIBLE OPTIONS :

1- FULL PENSION :
LA RESIDENCE HOTEL**: (Corinne and Eric Nuevo will be your very pleasant host during your time at the retreat, in free night sleeping or in full pension in a charming familly hotel**).

Night (without breakfastj) or full pension (breakfast + lunch picnic + diner) at La Résidence hotel for 30 euros per pers. to add to the herebelow price list for the chosen room :
http://www.hotellaresidence47.com

Single ECO room : 39 euros (individual room but shared toilets and bathroom)
Single STANDARD room : 47 euros (individual room and private bathroom)
Single SUPERIOR room: 53 euros (individual room and private bathroom)
Twin ECO room : 47 euros (individual double bed + 1 single bed but shared toilets and bathroom)
Twin STANDARD room : 54 euros (1 double bed + 1 single bed and private bathroom)
Twin SUPERIOR room : 63 euros (1 double bed+ 1 single bed and private bathroom)

Breakfast 8 euros out of full pensions

Let’s find out every information with the following link :
http://www.hotellaresidence47.com


2 – B&B
LA MAISON DE VELOURS  : Fluent English spoken
(Very charming and quiet bed and breakfast, 2 mn walk from the city center, each room with a tiny kitchen and bathroom, a very warm welcome, and to name but a few, a smooth price list…anything you need to feel as at home…)
.

http://www.maison-de-velours.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inscription :
Please fullfill the herebelow formular :

1 / one confirming e-mail will be sent to you after we verify the remaining free places and your inscription document to fullfill will  be sent to you by mail.

2/ Once we receveive your bulletin and your payments, your inscription is definitly confirmed and you receive your receipt, and the list of supplies.
(No foreign cheques. Paypal payments only).

 

Oil on Canvas PAINTING RETREAT IN AQUITAINE JULY 2020

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Lot et Garonne (47)

 

 

 

JULY : 17-18-19th of  july 2020
Setting : Villeneuve sur lot (47)
The painting studio is located at the very close city-center limit area :
From city-center : 5 mn in car. 25 mn on feet. Very close Bus stop.
Possible bike renting at the city-center transport Station.

The pretty town of Villeneuve sur lot, is ideally located in the very heart of Lot et Garonne, cradle of beautiful Medieval villages built with traditional stones and half-timberings, surrounded with large fields of sunflowers and poppies, where sun and warmth unit at the daily rythm of cicadas.

ARRIVALS :  Monday 9.30 Am

First meeting will involve technical explanations about the course itself, and the first notions of composition of forming ideas for your subject work.

 

 

THE COURSE : Time table :

Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday : studio painting
Thursday : Outside painting

TIME
From 09.30-12.30am- 1.30-3.30pm
Wednesday : Free afternoon

(Take your picnic for lunch altogether at painting place)
Last day : 4.00 pm : Little teatime to drink byebye together quit in pretty nice way…


(The option for stopping during the day course at 15.30 pm is first to avoid the heat, and second, to allow you to visit the local sites, or relax by the swimming-pool)

 

THE COURSE : All levels are accepted

Learn how to observe and interpreate a subject in order to paint it, not the way we see it, but the way we feel it..

Learn the basic oil on painting techniques, how liquify, how get heavier matiere, learn how to mix colors, create spaces and visual levels in perfect harmony.
Lear how to make a rapid drawing, know how to feel one’s subject, learn how to choose the colours and forms for the background.
Understand how to create a contemporary visual structure, and learn how create it according to each one’s feeling and level.

All levels are accepted. We will respect needs and rythms of each, in a symptathetic and familiar atmosphere.

 

PRICE :
Retreat : 290 euros. Out of supplies

NIGHT TO STAY :
2
POSSIBLE OPTIONS :

1- FULL PENSION :
LA RESIDENCE HOTEL**: (Corinne and Eric Nuevo will be your very pleasant host during your time at the retreat, in free night sleeping or in full pension in a charming familly hotel**).

Night (without breakfastj) or full pension (breakfast + lunch picnic + diner) at La Résidence hotel for 30 euros per pers. to add to the herebelow price list for the chosen room :
http://www.hotellaresidence47.com

Single ECO room : 39 euros (individual room but shared toilets and bathroom)
Single STANDARD room : 47 euros (individual room and private bathroom)
Single SUPERIOR room: 53 euros (individual room and private bathroom)
Twin ECO room : 47 euros (individual double bed + 1 single bed but shared toilets and bathroom)
Twin STANDARD room : 54 euros (1 double bed + 1 single bed and private bathroom)
Twin SUPERIOR room : 63 euros (1 double bed+ 1 single bed and private bathroom)

Breakfast 8 euros out of full pensions

Let’s find out every information with the following link :
http://www.hotellaresidence47.com


2 – B&B
LA MAISON DE VELOURS  : Fluent English spoken
(Very charming and quiet bed and breakfast, 2 mn walk from the city center, each room with a tiny kitchen and bathroom, a very warm welcome, and to name but a few, a smooth price list…anything you need to feel as at home…)
.

http://www.maison-de-velours.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inscription :
Please fullfill the herebelow formular :

1 / one confirming e-mail will be sent to you after we verify the remaining free places and your inscription document to fullfill will  be sent to you by mail.

2/ Once we receveive your bulletin and your payments, your inscription is definitly confirmed and you receive your receipt, and the list of supplies.
(No foreign cheques. Paypal payments only).