JUNE 2–9, 2018
This will be a relaxing and inspiring painting workshop and artists’ retreat in the Chianti Region of Tuscany, Italy.
We will stay in an authentic 12th century monastery, San Fedele, which has been recently restored to modern first class lodging accommodations while retaining an old-world authenticity.
We will paint daily, either on site or on short field trips to view charming villages, olive groves and the beautiful, romantic Tuscan country- side.
The workshop is offered through Il Chiostro. Artists of all levels and mediums are welcome and will leave enriched by this experience.
All Media Color Plein Air Workshop
August 13-14, 2018 at Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle Maine
An intimate color workshop conducted on the grounds of Turtle Gallery in Deer isle, Maine. Geared towards practicing artists working in any media who would like to deepen their understanding of color and gain insights into how to heighten it and use it in a more purposeful and expressive way.
Critiques and constructive individualized feedback are important components of this workshop
JUNE 17–22, 2018
This workshop is conducted on location on Deer Isle and in Stonington, Maine. Color- especially as it relates to watercolor is the focus of these workshops. This magical coastal landscape is an inspiring place to paint and sets the stage for you to have a wonderful artistic experience with an accomplished artist who loves to teach.
CAPTURING IRIDESCENCE IN WATERCOLOR
September 17-18, 2018 at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay
In this 2 day studio workshop, learn to use the flow and spontanaeity of watercolor along with the color theory needed to capture the iridescence found in nature.
Working with tight cropping of a photo (or specimen) of a butterfly,bird, fish, flower or shell, we will also explore how composition, scale and placement can be used to express your iridescent subject.
Included also will be demonstrations, a photo session in the garden, and additional instruction on transparent layering.
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SEPTEMBER 2–9, 2018
Giverny in September is a beautiful time to visit, the walkways are carpeted with nasturtiums and you’ll also find sky high dahlias, sunflowers and many summer flowers.
Exclusive morning and late day access to paint in Monets Garden.
We are working on a wonderful itinerary with new places to visit!