Places of Interest nearby
Location address: Greece, Sifnos, Vathy
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Just above the Mini-Market of her father, you find the workshop of the potter Flora Markou. She also has a shop along the beach, just 100m east of the church of Vathy. Here she creates the marvelous pots for cooking stews in the oven, following a century old tradition of Sifnos.
A few of the unfinished pots of Flora Markou, based on a traditional chimney decoration of Sifnos.
Flora Markou in action, under the approving eye of her mother.
Flora in action
Flora Markou in action
Flora is a skilled and trained potter. And she is always open o try her pottery-skills on some new ideas. We asked her to make a footprint in clay of our sons first holiday in Greece. She invited us over to her pottery workshop to make this unforgettable souvenir.