SUGGESTED ITINERARY

Our aim is to spoil you and give you a holiday experience to remember for all the right reasons!!

Mon – arrive late afternoon. Welcome meal (5 courses)

Tues – Workshop all day. Lunch, 3-course evening meal

Wed – Workshop am. Lunch. Afternoon free. 3-course evening meal

Thurs – Workshop am. Lunch. Local excursion and evening meal out.

Fri – workshop am. Lunch. Shorter local excursion. 3-course evening meal

Sat – Nérac market, old town, park excursion and lunch out in Nérac. Workshop pm. Light evening meal

Sun – Leisurely morning, light lunch. Workshop pm finishing with 5-course Celebration evening meal

 

Sample excursions:

Short trips – Vianne (glass studio/bastide village), Barbaste (historic mill/art gallery)

Fourcés (circular bastide village/brocante, one of the plus-beaux-villages de France), Larrressingle (medieval fortress village and another plus-beaux-villages)

Lamontjoie (fabulous Thursday night market in July & August and lovely lakeside walk), Nomdieu (Templar history)

Longer trips – La Romieu, a third of the plus beaux villages de France (collegiale cloisers with an amazing view), Jardin de Cousiana (beautiful gardens, shop next to La Romieu), evening meal in Condom (cathedral, 4 Musketeers fame)

Lectoure (brocante village, thermal spa, woad shop), Gramont (hilltop village with bee museum, château (National Monument) and vine and wine museum with wine tasting, evening meal at the Auberge du Petit Feuillant.

Cassaigne (Armagnac and wine tour), Abbaye de Flaran (Cistercian abbey now a cultural centre, monastery gardens), evening meal at the Ferme de Flaran (adjacent to the Abbaye)

Wine/Armagnac tasting – if you wish to have an afternoon of wine and armagnac tasting, there are several local places to visit! 

PRICES – Weaving Courses, not including Jacquard

1 295€ for one person in a Double room, private bathroom or ensuite.

1 215€  each for two weavers sharing in a family room (1 Double, 1 Single bed), ensuite.

1 805€ for 1 weaver + 1 non-weaving partner in a Double room, private bathroom or ensuite.

Please email me to discuss dates and payment options.

INCLUDED all meals, drinks and excursions, all tuition, materials and handouts. After arrival, all you will need is your own personal spending money.

Food is prepared from local ingredients wherever possible. Wine and beverages are included. Please let me know if you have any dietary requirements.