An Artist is Born (?)

Benidoleig lies in the Girona valley in the Marina Alta area of the community of Valencia, a few miles west of Denia. It has a well integrated expat community and, like other small... Show more

Benidoleig lies in the Girona valley in the Marina Alta area of the community of Valencia, a few miles west of Denia. It has a well integrated expat community and, like other small towns in the region, has a supermarket, a pharmacy, a school and a couple of bars and restaurants. It is the kind of place where everybody knows everyone - where, when sitting outside one of the bars enjoying a coffee or beer, you wave at passersby, whether pedestrians or driving their car or farm truck or on the bus. It is also the home of a real gem - an art studio run by the lovely Julia. It was here that Julia, filled with the invincibility typical of the young and armed with mystical qualities inherited from her mother, took on the seemingly impossible task of turning a philistine (me) into an artist in one day! How do you think she did... Show less