French artist has passion for painting Brittany

Samantha David meets the artist who has brought his favourite corners of Brittany to the canvas

the beach and rocky inlet at Le Guerzido
Abbaye de Beauport near Paimpol

Bretagne Aquarelles, also published in English as Brittany Sketchbook is a glorious collection of watercolours accompanied by evocative texts which conjure up the various aspects of Brittany.

Fabrice Moireau painted the pictures between June and September last year on a series of six 10-day trips to various parts of Brittany, an area he knows well from his childhood.

“I was born in Blois and spent many happy holidays in Brittany, but I didn’t know all of it and when I started this book I was amazed at the variety of scenery I ...

To read the remaining 85% of this article, you need to either

Subscribe now to The Connexion and benefit from access to our archived articles since 2006

Freedom Subscription

Pay every three months. Our most flexible subscription.

Subscription automatically renews so you don't miss an edition (you can switch this off at any time)

1 Year Subscription (12 editions) (Our best value offer)

1 year of great reading in print and online

Subscription automatically renews so you don't miss an edition (you can switch this off at any time).

Loading some business profiles...

Loading some classifieds...