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The beautiful city of Florence will provide unending inspiration as we explore ways to take materials including melted beeswax, cold wax, paper, found and/or created images as well as objects and transform them into succinct and strong stories in the form of sketchbooks, collages and/or assemblages.Read More
During this workshop you will learn to hone your vision of a particular place and its people through one-on-one mentoring. Its focus will be on simplifying the landscape and capturing the light of Italy. We will be working en plein air and using sketchbooks to record our adventures.Read More
Find out how to respond to the beauty and richness of the Italian scenery in Florence and Chianti. Add more emotion to your paintings through color! Let Casey teach you about choosing NEW color and abstracting your color world to add both excitement and harmony to your chosen subjects.Read More
Artist Jon Schwobert will lead a landscape drawing and oil painting course in the Lot, southern France. The week includes excusions to Pech Merle 30,000 year old cave paintings, the medieval village of Saint Cirq Lapopie and the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage trail.Read More
Day trips to Rome, Narni, and Lago Piediluco!
Intensive art exploration based in the fairytale medieval hilltop town of Casperia.
Enjoy the comfort of la Torretta, delicious food, the instruction of a knowledgeable and passionate teacher, the comradery of of like-minded travelers; and the inspiration of the verdant Italian countryside.
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
The Workshop: Since the middle ages, the region around Pescia has enjoyed a rich and respected history of papermaking. One of the paper mills in the region even…Read More
An intensive one week seminar in plein air landscape for advanced artists . Reduced rates for extended stays.Read More
Workshop focusing on painting the individual elements of the landscape: trees, clouds and skies, water, etc. according to an 18th century method.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
Sevan Melikyan will guide us on a chase of Cezanne, Van Gogh, Chagall and Picasso as we wend our way through Provence, and breathe in its culture, people and atmosphere which so influenced these great painters.Read More
Portrait, Landscape and Interiors artist will lead a wee-long painting workshop in Cascais. Painters of all levels and media are welcome. Demonstrations, lectures and individual instruction, plus excursions and fun.Read More
Painting holidays in Greece! Watercolor and mixed watermedia in the majestic islands Santorini and Thassos!
Combining studio and plein air painting and exploring pure watercolor and contemporary mixed watermedia!
Discover the beauty of Greece and local gastronomy! Fees include accommodation, all meals, field trips and local transport.
12 student max.
Five days guided travel in Florence and Pisa and five days playing with different artistic techniques on a beautiful Tuscan farm. We will laugh and create and drink wine and laugh some more. This is all about the joy of creating. Come join us. This is going to be fun!Read More
Tom Hiscocks will lead a five day workshop, developing technical drawing skills against a backdrop of self-awareness and the philosophical study of drawing as a language. He will include the philosophy of art and extend this to practical drawing exercises, including drawing from nature, the mind, life and to exhibit.Read More
Find your creative passion and wake up your inner muse! Transformational Intuitive Painting frees our intuitive creativity, removes our blocks, and quiets the critic, so we can find our flow.Read More
Join Alan Flattmann for ten days of plein air painting and sketching on the beautiful island of Crete, plus two days in Athens. Along the way, enjoy delicious Greek cuisine, delightful wines and the camaraderie of fellow artists.Read More
Ten days of plein air painting, touring, art history/theory, group critiques and gourmet cuisine/wine in the most beautiful area of Tuscany. Offered every June and October since 1997 and open to artists of all levels and all media. Small groups, personalized instruction and fun environment. Three places left!Read More
A unique art experience that combines 7 days of plein-air painting in the Alpes-de-Haute Provence with 4 days of art history in the magnificent city of Barcelona. Paint Cézanne’s landscape, visit Gaudi’s architecture, enjoy Provençal and Catalan cuisine and much more. Open to artists of all levels and all media.Read More
Ten days of plein air painting, touring, art history/theory, group critiques and gourmet cuisine/wine in the most beautiful area of Tuscany. Offered every June and October since 1997 and open to artists of all levels and all media. Small groups, personalized instruction and intimate environment that fosters creativity and fun.Read More
Ten days of plein-air painting, touring, art history/theory, group critiques and gourmet cuisine/wine in the most beautiful area of Tuscany. Offered every June and October since 1997 and open to artists of all levels and all media. Small groups, personalized instruction and fun environment.Read More
The Workshop: “I began traveling with a sketchbook in 2011, on a weekend trip to Porto, Portugal. Immediately, I loved sketching for the way it slowed me down…Read More
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.Read More
Watercolor Sketching On Location:Italy with Anne KullafRead More
If you’ve ever looked at a postcard of Ireland and sighed wistfully, you’ve been sighing about Mayo County. If you’ve ever fallen in love with a perfectly pastoral, sheep-studded Irish scene, you’re in love with Mayo County. Then this is the workshop for you!Read More
Lesley Riley is an internationally known mixed media artist, writer, workshop leader, creative coach and mentor who turned her initial passion for photos, color and the written word into a dream occupassion.Read More
Mosaic workshop for beginners held in my garden/studio courtyard in a village called Xirokambi 15 minutes south of Sparta. Available all year round. In 3 hours, each participant will learn the basic techniques of making a mosaics and take their mosaic art home to enjoy.Read More
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
Join me in an unforgetable Art Adventure and History tour in Peloponnese Greece! Let’s follow together the steps of the Spartians, Discover the place were the Olimpic games originated- Ancient Olimpia, Find out were for a millenium Bizantine Art was created and were the renescentist ideas were born and more….Read More
- Czech Republic
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
This workshop will be to focus on the classic drawing and academic painting techniques, in particular on the European Academism of the XIX century. The course will historically investigate the methodology of the old masters with the purpose to create a finished painting by the end of the two-week period.Read More
Workshops and retreats conducted in English and tutored by professional artists and authors. All events are hosted in Venice, Italy for small groups of approximately 10 to 15 people.Read More
Ten days visiting the major art sites and art museums in Rome and Florence as well as the 58th Venice Biennale, the world’s most prestigious contemporary art exhibition. A cultural and fun trip in the company of an experienced art historian and a small group of like-minded adults.Read More
This is an opportunity to enjoy a 5 day plein-air intensive urban watercolor workshop in the heart of Barcelona. Professional artist Paul Raymonde and his wife Angela run this unusual city based painting course in one of Europe’s most beautiful locations. All abilities welcome.Read More
The Bay Area Classical Artist Atelier was founded to further the practice and education of artists working in the Old Masters methods in the Classical Realist tradition. BACAA is committed to upholding the highest standards of art instruction by providing opportunities for all artists and students.Read More
Drawing and Painting Workshops in “un des plus beaux villages de France”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!
- Czech Republic
After a long and gray central European winter Prague greets sunny springtime with an explosion of artistic events of all varieties. Join with us for a bloom of nature and creativity in the worldʼs most beautiful city.Read More
Skopelos Books with Beth Curren, Painting and Drawing Towards Abstraction with Carolee Jakes and The Changing Print and Monotype led by Cindy Tidler.Read More
8-DAY watercolor sketching workshop in Provence, with artist Deborah RubinRead More
8-DAY watercolor and oil workshop in Costa Brava, Spain, with artists Howard Friedland and Susan Blackwood.Read More
8-DAY painting workshop in Provence, France, with artist Kirah Van Sickle.Read More
8-DAY watercolor and marine painting workshop in Spain, Costa Brava, with artist Annie StrackRead 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
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
Envision yourself staying and painting in an enchanting 14th Century Medieval Castle where we will travel throughout the countryside to capture the essence and beauty of this medieval region of southern France. You will also explore: Pont du Gard, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Avignon, St. Remy du Provence and Arles.Read More
Eli Cedrone welcomes painters of all levels, including beginners, to this landscape and figure painting workshop. Demos and/or talks will be followed by individuals painting with instruction for 5 mornings and afternoons. Non-structured time will be filled with area explorations of indigenous art, cuisine and architecture.Read More
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.
The beautiful landscape of Provence will be the inspiration for these intensive oil painting workshops with artist/teacher, Judy Ryan. Paint the lavender and sunflower fields and quaint hill towns “en plein air.” Learn the fundamentals of painting light and color out-of-doors. All levels of ability are welcome.Read More
Join artist Andrew Lattimore for another Italy Plein Air Workshop in the culturally rich and visually sumptuous Tuscany. We’ll be staying in the foothills of Florence in a former monastery that offers panoramic views of Florence with seven acres of private gardens and silver leaved olive groves. All levels welcome.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
MASTER WORKSHOP WITH JULIETTE ARISTIDES AT KEPPEL CASTLE IN THE NETHERLANDS home of Baron and Baroness Van Lynden
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
Painting Journeys into the Heart of Tuscany
For over thirty years Garrett Speirs has been painting and living in Tuscany. Plein Air Tuscany was designed for students of all levels. Spring and Fall trips.
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.Read More
- Czech Republic
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.Read More
Martine Vaugel is an internationally acclaimed sculptor and winner of two awards in the International Rodin Grand Prize Monumental Figure Competition.Read More
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.Read More
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
Thanks to l’Antico Ceramiche you can learn how artistic handmade ceramics can be created.
The artist Cristiano Cambi anticoceramiche.it exceptionally opens the doors of his laboratory in the Tuscan countryside (Italy) to let you see how artistic handmade ceramics can be created and painted.
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
Catherine Anderson returns with us to Orvieto where the textures, colors and shapes, coupled with a slower pace, heighten your sensitivity, thus encouraging you to create photographs through the eyes of the heart.Read More
Renee Nanneman and Lynn Schmitt lead you in using cotton, silk, batique, Dupioni silk, raw silk and home decor fabrics in creating your very own artful piece reflecting the colors and sights of medieval Orvieto and its countryside.Read More
Create fresco-like paintings on wood and fabric inspired by the angels of Italy.Read More
I would like to invite you to join me in a painting retreat at Anam Cara, “a tranquil spot set apart to nurture and to provide sanctuary for those who create”.Read More
This workshop is a wonderful opportunity to paint with other artists and spend 10 idyllic days in the South of France. All while surrounded in the natural beauty and bounty of Provence.Read More
In the months of June and July 2017, The Aegean Center for the Fine Arts will be running five summer workshops taught by members of the Aegean Center faculty at our permanent facility on the island of Paros.Read More
The Spring Session is held at our permanent facility on the Greek island of Paros. Paros is situated in the Cycladic group of islands, 100 miles southeast of Athens.Read More
The Aegean Center for the Fine Arts are proud to offer, for the 27th year, a program specifically designed to expose artists and students of the arts to both the contemporary life and the history of these centers of civilization.Read More
This is a painting workshop focused, not on a particular technique, but on exploring the world of abstraction.Read More
Get inspired and get creative this fall with renowned instructor Melissa Harris (author of Painting Outside the Lines).Read More