Practising artist looking for help with small DIY and/or vegetarian cooking in the village of Cordes-Sur-Ciel, France

Country

France

Favourited 33 times


  • rating

    Host rating

  • feedbacks

    Feedback

    -

  • last activity

    Last activity

    17/07/2019

  • Last email replied

    Reply rate

    100.0 %

  • Last email replied

    Average reply time:

    within 1 day

  • Badges

Contact Register
  2019 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

J
F
M
A
M
J
J
A
S
O
N
D
  • Description

    Description

    I am a practising print maker, sculptor and writer. I live in the heart of the beautiful medieval village of Cordes Sur Ciel in S.W.France where I have my gallery and teaching studios. Since 2009 I have been working on an a major exhibition and performance for world consciousness. I self publish and make my own books. I practice Zen meditation and a form of dance meditation of my own invention which I love to share with others. During the summer Cordes is alive with cultural events, bars with live music, galleries, restaurants and is a European Heritage Site.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Building
    Cooking / shopping

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    They could gain a personal insight into this artist's way of life where living simply and creatively has been a personal choice for over 35 years. No routine, self determination and self expression have been the guiding lights of my life and I'm willing to share my philosophy and spiritual and technical skills with others who are on a similar quest.

    Cordes Sur Ciel is equally home to other independent thinkers who have chosen to live here away from the pressures of modern urban life, whether they are writers, musicians, researchers or simply young parents wanting an alternative life of quality in the country to raise their family. There are fabulous walks within the medieval town and the surrounding countryside for lovers of history and Nature and we practice meditation, yoga & dance regularly here.

  • Help

    Help

    I am looking for 2 people interested in art & design:

    1 person to cook imaginative vegetarian lunches for a maximum of 5 people (myself, my two guests and visiting artists)

    1 person who is experienced in D.I.Y. to help me put up ceilings and to plaster and walls in my home. Both travellers should be non-smokers .

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English & French

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    2 private bedrooms in my home with breakfast room and guest bathroom. Use of meditation room and bonsai garden. Self catering breakfast, group lunch and a light evening meal (prepared for everyone by myself).

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Consult the website of Cordes Sur Ciel, Tarn, Occitanie. There are trains and buses to historic Albi (World Heritage Site) which is home to the Toulouse Lautrec Museum and Toulouse is near enough to visit for the day.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week


Host ref number: 557178965525