Val D'Orcia - Fall

Watercolor Workshop in Tuscany

Dodie Davis with Vitalia Tours
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10 Day unique workshop for artists of all levels. This is an exceptional combination of food, wine, excursions & painting workshops. Tuscany is quintessential Italy and an artist’s dreamscape with amazing scenery: Let yourself be seduced by the colors, the exquisite light, and the charm of autumn in Tuscany.

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Individual painting tuition and personal guide to rural Thailand culture. This is a unique holiday experience which is not available anywhere else. Jeremy is a well established professional artist with an international reputation. He will give you personal one to one painting tuition during your vacation.

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Delicious home cooked Thai food

Delicious Thai food

Individual painting tuition and personal guide to rural Thailand culture. This is a unique holiday experience which is not available anywhere else. Jeremy is a well established professional artist with an international reputation. He will give you personal one to one painting tuition during your vacation.

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Celebrating 20 Years In Fiber: Blue Sky Fibers in Peru

Blue Sky Fibers

Experience fiber in its homeland. Travel with Linda Niemeyer and Rachel Lucia Buckvold of Blue Sky Fibers to the amazing Peruvian countryside to see fiber come to life.

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Giving alms to Buddhist monks in Thailand

Individual painting tuition and personal guide to rural Thailand culture. This is a unique holiday experience which is not available anywhere else. Jeremy is a well established professional artist with an international reputation. He will give you personal one to one painting tuition during your vacation.

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Thailand Painting Holidays with Jeremy Holton

Thailand Painting Holidays
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Individual painting tuition and personal guide to rural Thailand culture. This is a unique holiday experience which is not available anywhere else. Jeremy is a well established professional artist with an international reputation. He will give you personal one to one painting tuition during your vacation.

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Studio Italia – Art Workshop in Tuscany offered since 1997

Walk the Arts

Ten days of plein-air painting, touring, art history/theory, group critiques and gourmet cuisine/wine in the most beautiful area of Tuscany. A unique painting workshop in Italy offered since 1997 and open to artists of all levels and all media. Small groups, personalized instruction and fun and intimate environment.

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8 Days Sketching and Painting Vacation in Mexico

Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops
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The perfect painting vacation for solo traveler, girlfriends, groups, artist glides. With expert guidance engage in travel sketching and expressionist studio painting. All levels of experience welcomed from beginner to advance.

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Janet Rogers – Expressive Watercolors: Flowers, Faces and Figures

California Watercolor Association

Janet Rogers – Expressive Watercolors: Flowers, Faces and Figures, October 16-19, 4 days, Skill Level: Advanced Beginner & Up, 9:00AM – 4:00PM

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Works On Paper Workshop

Instructor, Kate McGloughlin
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Using basic monotype techniques as a springboard, this workshop will explore the world of visual possibilities available to artists using both wet and dry media to create rich, highly developed works of art.

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Woodstock Plein-Air Fall Foliage Landscape Workshop

Instructor, Peter Clapper

Immerse yourself in the light and color that is fall in Woodstock, NY. Paint at the height of the changing seasons saturated with reds, yellows, and golds, bouncing off their surroundings. Bring your palette knife and carve your way into the landscape, nestled in the heart of the Catskill Mountains.

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The Poetic Landscape Workshop

Instructor, Elizabeth Mowry

This studio workshop will be most useful to pastel artists having some experience with the medium. The focus of this pastel workshop will be to create evocative landscape compositions using only natural landscape components.

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Monotype Workshop 2

Instructor, Kate McGloughlin

Students will explore the world of the unique print through demonstrations and hands on experimentation with ink, paper and press.

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Exploring Abstraction Workshop 2

Instructor, Jenny Nelson

October 21–22, 2017, Saturday–Sunday, 9 AM–4 PM

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Drawing the Fall Bounty Workshop

Instructor, Wendy Hollender

Botanical Illustration is the art of depicting the form, color, and details of plant species. Studying nature’s forms and colors is a great way to learn about drawing and color to make beautiful realistic color in drawings.

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Turning a Simple Box

Peters Valley School of Craft

Come spend the weekend in the woodshop learning some new turning skills while making some beautiful keepsake boxes.

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Wood and Trees

Peters Valley School of Craft

Using simple tools: block plane, spokeshave, rasp and sandpaper (with a minor use of the bandsaw and the drill press) we will make wooden shapes and explore the potential of wood as it comes from the lumber yard.

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Color Mixing for Landscape Painters Workshop

Instructor, Christie Scheele

Color in landscape painting is infinitely complex. In this workshop, we will start with observation and identification, learning the color basics of hue, value, temperature, and tone.

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Color & Light In The Landscape Workshop

Instructor, Hongnian Zhang

Painting plein-air at beautiful nearby Hudson valley sites, the student will progress from a series of small studies to completing two finished landscape paintings.

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Collage Workshop 2

Instructor, Robert Ohnigian

Pasting, ripping, and cutting fragments of paper or any other materials of choice on almost any surface with a mind toward color, texture, and space.

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Atmospheric Tonalism: The Subtle Approach to Oil Painting Workshop

Instructor, Mary Anna Goetz

The Atmospheric Tonalism workshop will focus on the limited palette and atmospheric qualities of Tonalist painting.

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The Low-Down on Cold Connections

Peters Valley School of Craft

This workshop will cover the basics of hand-hammered rivets and threaded joinery using brass, copper, silver, and aluminum; then progress into more complicated connections that incorporate the use of tubing, steel, wood, and found objects.

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Rings for Beginners

Peters Valley School of Craft

Come learn to make a perfectly finished, handmade ring (or two) in only two days!

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Two Terrific Baskets

Peters Valley School of Craft

Learn to weave both a market basket (20” l x 11” w x 7” h) and a tote (12” l x 6” w x 11.5” h) in just two days.

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Considering Twill

Peters Valley School of Craft

Students will be encouraged to experiment with twills and weave a wonderful scarf to warm up the fall!

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Introduction to the Forged Blade

Peters Valley School of Craft

Learn the basics of forging, grinding, heat treating, and the sharpening of a small utility knife. The instructor will discuss fit and finish, overall knife design, how to sharpen and care for knives, and how to begin making knives on your own.

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Etruscan Places – Roman Campagna: Historic Itineraries for Advanced Painters

Maddine Insalaco and Joe Vinson
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1 week workshop for advanced artists featuring motifs of historic masters of the the 18th and 19th centuries in the birthplace of plein painting.

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Etruscan Places – Elements of Landscape

Maddine Insalaco and Joe Vinson
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Workshop focusing on painting the individual elements of the landscape: trees, clouds and skies, water, etc. according to an 18th century method.

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Paper-Paintings Collage Workshop: Elizabeth St. Hilaire

Arts & Cultural Travel

Our Muse:
Elizabeth travels to Quebec from her home in Central Florida, to share with us her talent and passion for collage and hand made paper-painting. Elizabeth is best known for her fresh take on the paper arts, which she shares in her book Painting with Paper.

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Still Life Photography with Artist Karen Olson

Arts + Cultural Travel

Still Life Photography with Artist Karen Olson

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PHOTOGRAPHY & CUISINE RETREAT October 17 – 23, 2017 Chateau du Pin – Loire Valley, France

Anna Tomczak

Photograph or sketch the 15C. stone and carved wood chateau, travel to nearby ancient villages and markets, taking in the countryside, transfer photographs, relax in the gardens, hike the trails on the Chateau’s 300 acres.
Along the way keep your experience and memories in your own hand-bound journal.

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KOO SHADLER Egg Tempera Painting II

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

Old as the Egyptians and most famous during the Renaissance, egg tempera painting is becoming increasingly popular with artists today. Tempera has unsurpassed luminosity. Dozens of glazes and scumbles can be applied in a day and yet the medium also allows for meticulous linear detailing.

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JULIETTE ARISTIDES MASTER WORKSHOP AT KEPPEL CASTLE IN THE NETHERLANDS

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

MASTER WORKSHOP WITH JULIETTE ARISTIDES AT KEPPEL CASTLE IN THE NETHERLANDS home of Baron and Baroness Van Lynden

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Start Now: Paint Oils in Plein Air with Katerina Ring in Tuscany

Abbondanza Toscana

Learn to paint en plein air, in oils, while staying at a stunning villa in the hills above Lucca. This tour includes ten remarkable days in Tuscany to enjoy painting, kinship with your fellow artists and the wonders of one of the most beautiful regions of Italy.

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artbreak™ Prague and Dresden

Our October 8 – 14 session is one of the best times of the year to pay a visit to Prague and Dresden, transitioning sweetly between summer and autumn.

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Paint Croatia in Pastels or Oils

Slikmalina Painting Tours

We fly to Dubrovnik and then on to the gorgeous island of Korcula. Each day we are taken to a different location to paint. Aline demonstrates every day in either medium with emphasis on design, concepts of color and value and technique.

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Intuitive Painting classes

It is primarily a course about painting techniques. The subjects of tools, color theory, mixing paint, composition, value and layering will be covered, the intention is to present a holistic approach to life and painting, one that empowers, inspires and encourages you to paint like you.

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ART HOLIDAY IN FIJI

ART HOLIDAY TO FIJI- OCTOBER 2017

Moore Fine Arts

Come and experience this Art Holiday, with a nine night private island escape in a Ocean View Room at the 4.5 star Shangri-La’s Fijian Resort & Spa on Yanuca Island. Only $3,950 per person twin share including airfares, accommodation, transfers and 7 morning art workshops with Richard & Diana Moore.

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Travel Journal

Sketching and Souvenir Making

Adventures In Italy

Pam Garrison and Amy Hanna return for a travel journal creation, sketching inspiration, and keepsake making.

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Renaissance Painting Techniques for Contemporary Artists

Atelier Neo Medici
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Gregory Pelizzari, Artist/Director of the Atelier Neo Medici, invites students and professional painters to the Aquitaine region of France, for a two month intensive painting workshop.

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