Painting in Provence day 7: Isles-sur-la-Sorgue

The annual “floating market” of Isles-sur-la-Sorgue, held on the first Sunday in August is highly recommended if you simply can’t have enough mobs of tourists in your life. Everyone was quite civil when it all began at 9 am…but after wrestling for parking and an hour of shuffling along with the crowd flowing to the river by the public gardens, my general mood by lunchtime was high risk-of-meltdown.

 

 

Lunch at the classic Café de France, followed by sketching at a quiet waterside café, calmed me enough to appreciate the antique shops and art galleries that ring the town.

 

Artistic inspiration abounds here at any point in the year, so here’s another one for my To-Do-Redo list…

Email Georgia Mansur about how you can join us next year

25 june - 4 july 2017

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or

Mathieu Brousses at Provence Art Experience

 

Yesterday: Arles market & Château d'Estoublon <— AIXploring Provence —> Tomorrow: Studio work & Arles

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