I Cannot Stop Talking About These French Ceramic Hens

I have been smitten with these adorable ceramic hens from the moment I first spotted them on one of my trips to Paris. They are hand-painted ceramic hens created by the Ceramiques de Lussan. This studio was founded in 1968 in Blauzzac, a charming village in the South of France, Blauzzac, by Heidi Caillard and her husband. These guinea fowls were born from Heidi’s childhood memories of real hens wandering about the garden in her family’s home. After founding her studio, Heidi decided to create a stylized sculpture of one of the hens. After long hours of drafts, and trial and error, these charming hens came to life! The studio is now in Lussan, a charming walled village in the Languedoc region of France. Read more…