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Who's a clever girl then...

Last night we attended the vernissage/opening night of a fabulous art exhibition, which included ceramic sculptures, made by my lovely and very clever neighbour; Hayley-Jay Daniels, which was being held in a fabulous Chateau in the nearby village of Duras.

Her fabulous sculptures, looked perfectly at home, against the medieval walls of thick stone and fabulous wooden windows and doors.

I think that the hands should be a permanent exhibition as they certainly made the old chimney come alive again....

An to think that all of these fabulous scultures are made in ceramic, the detail is incredible...

In this photo, you can see more of the room and even catch a glimpse of Jay alias "the lovely lady in red".

And here she very lovely and talented neighbour. Felicitations Jay, on a great opening night and I am sure that this is such the tip of the iceberg.

We cannot wait until you start offering classes and both of us would like to enrol but think that I maybe best suited to making pots....

Felications encore et beaucoup de bisous, Leeann et Guy


  1. interesting sculptures, thou little scary...

  2. What magnificent art... just divine.
    (and what a wonderfu venue for a grand opening!!
    xo sandra


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Bonjour from a sunny but chilly SW France,

Hope that you had a nice weekend. We spent yesterday afternoon at a furniture auction but I will tell you more about that later in the week.

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{photo from here}
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