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.Read More
5 days in Killarney with Keith Thirgood
Keith takes you into the amazing scenery of the La Cloche Mountain area of the Killarney Region. This area was often painted by members of the Group of Seven. When you see the ruggedness of the landscape, you will know why.
“As we travel, we’ll pay attention to the things that happen along our journey; the small moments, the beautiful moments, that touch our hearts. Then we’ll collect those memories and incorporate them into beautiful textile art “fragments” -Linda MatthewsRead More
Join Carla Bohnett and Artful Journeys as we explore a stunning medieval city while you improve your photography skills and take photos amid one of the most stunning cityscapes in the world!Read More
Envision your “Inner Muse” with ceramist Suzy Birstein, famed
artist for the 2008 Academy Award nominees
on the enchanting island of Skopelos, Greece where “Mama Mia” was filmed!
Ponder the glory of emanating light by J. M. Turner or the opulent ink washes of Victor Hugo and the water reflections of Frits Thaulow. Present day artists continue their process of discovery in the portrayal of illusionary space with an expansive array of materials.Read More
In this workshop students have the opportunity to work and be mentored on portraits of friends and family members using photographs as reference.Read More
Whether a beginner or advanced painter, plein air painting teaches all of us about the exquisite, ever-changing qualities of our world.Read More
Plein Air practices including studio instruction sessions. Express your personal take on the beautiful vistas surrounding White Sand Lake. Bring the outdoors inside on canvas.Read More
8-DAY watercolor sketching workshop in Provence, with artist Deborah RubinRead More
I am excited to tell you about this new location for a painting workshop in 2017. I love to offer new places, and so I am thrilled to be joining Jackie Grandchamps of French Escapade once again, this time in Bruges, “the Venice of the North”.Read More
Kumiko is the Japanese technique for making beautiful lattice-work. In this workshop, participants will make two boxes decorated with this technique.Read More
Please join me for a unique pastel painting workshop—focusing on the still life (landscape and figure too!) in a beautifully restored 12th century monastery just one hour southwest of Toulouse, France. Interspersed with focused painting time will be casual guided outings with an emphasis on art history.Read More
Learn to make monoprints using colored clays and colored slips, not ink, to make Clay prints on a fiber substrate pulled from a slab of wet clay.Read More
We will cover the science of how it works and why it does not work sometimes. There will be demos on sweat, stick and pick soldering as well as soldering different metals together.Read More
Originating in the 15th century, bobbin lace is a process of making decorative netting through an organization of individually controlled threads.Read More
Come explore basic embroidery techniques and how to apply them to “drawings” using direct drawing, transfer and projection. This will be both a technical skills class and an idea development class.Read More
This workshop is perfect for the absolute beginner who wishes to get their hands dirty in a supportive, warm, and stress free atmosphere, exploring the potter’s wheel.Read More
1 week workshop for advanced artists featuring motifs of historic masters of the the 18th and 19th centuries in the birthplace of plein painting.Read More
We introduce our method through a structured program combining lectures, exercises & demos that aim to enable participants to compose, develop and complete a painting in one session.Read More
Paint lovely landscapes in oil or acrylic
– Linda will teach you how she paints from life outdoors, using palette knives
– Learn techniques for fully expressing yourself visually AND literally
– Every student will receive a free copy of Linda’s instructional book, Four Pillars to Build Your Masterpiece
Lori Dell, an established Canadian Artist, takes her brushes and palette to the outdoor vistas of Chianti in the Italian countryside. She shares her passion for architecture and landscape offering unique personalized instruction for sketching and painting plein air.
Our Muses: Spanish Artist Eva Camacho + Polish Artist Ania Gilmore.
Release your creativity & immerse yourself in a 12-day journey through Peru, with a 5 day studio workshop in the heart of the Sacred Valley learning the art of wool + paper felting.
Shannon will share her unique weaving talents using cold connections, stitching, and hand gathered flotsam and jetsam, complete with their own waterborne mythologies from the local coastal shores. She’ll lead you on a sandy barefoot adventure of collecting then creating one-of-a-kind sculptural Boats and Objects.Read More
Treat yourself to an exceptional week of painting while staying in a gorgeous private chateau in the magical troglodyte village of Trôo. Perched above a river in the northern Loire Valley, this remarkable village features unique cave houses dug into the hillside providing stunning views over the river and valley.Read More
During this comprehensive landscape class both plein air and studio painting will be thoroughly discussed. Often, work created in the studio can lack the energy of paintings created outdoors from direct observation.Read More
Visits will include the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum, Van Loon Museum, some galleries and the amazing art collection at the Six Collection. If possible we will visit the studio of one of the top portrait painters in the Netherlands. All this under the excellent guidance of Juliette Aristides!Read More
This is an Artist-Adventure to paint, explore, eat fantastic Italian cuisine, all while staying in luxury historic accommodations in an ancient medieval hilltop village overlooking the Umbrian valley of olive groves and grape arbors. Horseback riding, winery tours and tastings, cooking classes, tours of Assisi and Spoletto.Read More
Europe, - Luxembourg
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.Read More
Kathleen Theriault AFCA, ASA, OPA and Robert Theriault pEng and internationally certified skipper.
Kathleen and Robert are excited to begin sharing the magic of the Southern Gulf Islands with artists, students and instructors by offering one of a kind all inclusive LeMistral Painting Adventures on Pender Island, BC, Canada.
Sue Spargo returns for the sixth time to lead an Orvieto inspired class using her incredible techniques with wool fabric and embroidery to create a once in a lifetime bag using Italian leather for handles and bottom.Read More
Join Master Artist Alan Flattmann for this wonderful opportunity to paint and sketch for ten days in Scotland’s scenic Fife coastal area and the spectacular highlands of Perthshire.Read More