Discovering an exceptional profession: Glass spinner

Jean-Charles will spin before your eyes a wonderful world of animal miniatures. Visit this unique place and let yourself be fascinated by this exciting show!

© Jean-Charles Doyen

Workshop of a Spinner of glass, work of the glass with torch.
It is in the former farm of the Priory and last residence of Benoît Raclet, saviour of the vine against the pyrale in Mâconnais Beaujolais that Jean Charles Doyen will make you discover his craft of glass with torch.
For more than 35 years, with a perfect mastery, he will share his know-how with you.
A Profession, a know-how, to discover absolutely!

About the venue

Le Prieuré 71800 Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais
  • Édifice rural

Former farm of the priory of Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais and last home of Benoit Raclet savior of Beaujolais/ Mâconnais against pyrole. Exceptional panorama overlooking 11 steeples. Visit this unique place and be fascinated by the exciting spectacle of the glass spinner.

Access: Between Charolles and La Clayette on the D 985\. Partial accessibility for people with reduced mobility: accessible workshop but upstairs exposure.

Verrerie du prieuré © Jean-Charles Doyen