Danielle Travels: The Blog

Follow me everyday as I adventure through the South Provence of France and Paris during the summer of 2014!

August 11, 2014 | Mining Ochre in Roussillon

In my Treasures of Provence Art History class we visiting the Roussillon ochre mining museum. There we learned the old process of how ochre was mined there and turned into powder which could be used as a pigment for painting.