Tag Archives: Terre de Pastel

TravelFacts#7: Secrets of the colour blue

In the ancient world, the search for the colour blue was one steeped in mystery and enigma. It was in the Middle Ages, however, that the colour producing properties of woad or pastel were discovered, and this priceless pigment became … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, Europe, Midi-Pyrénées, Travel Facts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment