All morning, Madeleine waits for the artist Camille Claudel to arrive. When she finally appears, Mademoiselle Claudel marches past Madeleine without saying a word and heads to the room where she will work. Madeleine is frightened by the artist, but at the same time, she is fascinated. Camille Claudel is one of the few female sculptors in France, and Madeleine is trying her hand at sculpting, too. When Madeleine and Camille finally meet, it leads to an unforgettable experience for both child and artist.