End of June Frédérique Lemarchand, artist painter inhabitant of Vézelay has made seven drawings that present the visit to the House of the Visitor and the journey in the Basilica as a comic strip. These drawings were enlarged and put on the windows of the facade of the House to allow visitors to Vézelay who pass in order to better appreciate the interest of stopping there. In the spring Frédérique organized three painting courses in Vézelay, internship with introduction by the visit to the Visitor's House et the accompanied path in the Basilica for trainees. New internships will be scheduled in the fall. Here are the details:

A weekend from 9h30 to 17h (free breaks between 12h and 14h): painting workshop in music with guided tour within the spiritual heritage of Vézelay.

  • With Frédérique Lemarchand
    Artistic speaker for the techniques of drawing, painting, Hebrew calligraphy, sacred geometry, meditation and ontological teachings.
  • With the Visitor's House
    To understand what makes this place so exceptional. Through a film and a workshop animated by the guides, discovery of the art and the secrets of the builders of more than 900 years.
  • With Julien Drive
    Intervening pianist musician to accompany pictorial creations on sound textures
From Saturday of 9h30 to 18h to Sunday of 9h30 to 17h (free breaks between 12h and 14h)
Painting / Drawing Music Workshop Material:

- Painter's material (brushes, roller, palette knife, charcoal, water jug) - Gouaches or acrylics - Inks - Drawing materials, pencils, eraser, ruler, papers, canvas.

Reservations within the limits of available places at 0622182502 or lemarchand87@gmail.com

  • Prices :
    - Normal price: 200 €
    - Reduced price: 150 € - Support price: 250 €
    Accommodation, hotels, lodges, inns, referenced by the tourist office of Vézelay