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Coucou Limoux

1 rue Maurice Lacroux, 11300 Limoux, France
+33 6 86 37 24 41
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“found an artistic side of me that I didn’t know I had”

Do make the time to visit Coucou if you are in Limoux. Not only is there a wealth of interesting... read more

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catriona93
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Greater London, United Kingdom
A great little find

Brilliant place to visit for something different to do on holiday in Limoux. Interesting options... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Steve B
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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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Coucou Limoux is a craft workshop/gift shop in centre ville Limoux. Classes are held in both English & French. If you're visiting , small, lightweight projects can be arranged! As an official stockist of Chalk Paint™ Decorative Paint by Annie Sloan, Merrilees also runs full and half day Chalk Paint™ workshops. Come buy artwork, jewellery, furniture, home decor, nick-knacks, gifts & more!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1 rue Maurice Lacroux, 11300 Limoux, France
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+33 6 86 37 24 41
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"great afternoon"
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"great teacher"
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"take home"
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"jewellery making"
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"by chance"
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"lovely place"
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"sign making"
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"can't wait to go back"
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"anyone wanting"
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"spent the afternoon"
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"the owner"
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"chalk"
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Reviewed today

Do make the time to visit Coucou if you are in Limoux. Not only is there a wealth of interesting things to buy for yourself or for presents, there is also the oportunity to join one of Merrilees’ classes where you can try silver clay...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Brilliant place to visit for something different to do on holiday in Limoux. Interesting options to try your hand at a craft class to keep friends or family entertained. We really enjoyed ourselves when we went and went back for a bit more time to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A gem of a place! Not to be missed if you want to explore your artistic side! I have spent nine months living in the Limoux area on a holiday and have been so lucky to have had the opportunity to go to numerous workshops...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

No trip to Limoux is complete without a few hours spent making magical creations at Merrilees' atelier. Our wedding rings were made here and we could not imagine a more special place to create such a special item!

2  Thank Sam C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I attended two of Merrilees’ weekly art classes with a friend during a recent holiday near Limoux, France. Everything needed to complete a piece of artwork by the end of each 3-hour class was provided. The atmosphere was relaxed & friendly. Merrilees is a wonderful...More

2  Thank Iambernadette
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I spent the afternoon in the studio making 3D landscapes of the local countryside. (While she is the artistic one, I was able to model a photo of the 'gite' we rented in Roullens...) We appreciated Merrilees' suggestions and encouragement! A wonderful,...More

2  Thank LLoper
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

I attended a Decoupage and Chalk Paint half-day workshop last week. Merrilees is such an inspirational teacher, guiding you where necessary. Full of ideas! I somehow managed to transform a plain coffee table into an attractive table, chalk painted and decoupaged top,it's now a major...More

2  Thank dianabr0wn
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Wonderful ambiance. A wonderful and skilful arts leader. I look forward to the next session! ❤️❤️❤️Anna

2  Thank annacollinsgusta2018
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We spent the afternoon creating clay tiles with imprints of feather leaves etc. The session was very well led by the friendly Merrilees (who speaks both French and English for those who language could be an issue for). The afternoon was relaxing and fun and...More

2  Thank holly264
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Last week I made a solid pendant under the artistic and technical guidance of the lovely Merrilees Moran. She's a great teacher with lots of patience and inspiring artistic panache. The activity I took part in took me through a really interesting afternoon of creative...More

2  Thank Gareth H
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