Unique creative art vacations in the most stunning locations in Scotland, led by the most inspiring artists.
Painting • Photography
Batik • Felting • Weaving
Silversmithing • Stone Carving
Visit website for workshop schedule.
The Creativity Workshop Learn how to jumpstart your creativity!
Whether you are a writer, a business professional, an educator or an artist, the Creativity Workshop can help you discover and develop your creative potential.
Working with the Tools of Creative Writing, Memoir, Art, Photography and Storytelling, you will learn how to tap into your creative instincts and apply them in your professional and personal life.
This year's workshops in:
New York, Barcelona, Provence, Florence, Crete,
Prague, Dublin and Dubai.
Connect with like-minded people who share your passion for creative exploration at Art & Soul.
Follow your sense of adventure as you choose from dozens of workshops in collage, assemblage, jewelry, fiber arts, journaling, painting, art dolls, sculpture, altered books and so much more.
CARVE STONE with the last great Italian masters of marble sculpture in a 150-year old, professional marble studio in historic, downtown Pietrasanta, Italy.
Create your masterpiece in the hidden jewel of Tuscany!
Bear Valley Highlands
2014 Art Workshops / Retreats
Experience unspoiled nature and tranquility on over 600 acres of our Eco friendly Retreat. Whether you stay in a handcrafted Log Chalet or try the unique experience of our Mongolian Yurt, you can enjoy the private lake, complimentary Kayaks and Canoe or take in the breathtaking views of the Monashee Mountains.
May 30 Dominik Modlinski - Plein Air Painting June 7 Jean Pederson - Design Building Blocks June 14 Linda Kemp - Experimental Acrylic Encounter June 20 Satyama Lasby - Yoga and intuitive Painting Sept 5 Cecelia Jurgens - Plein Air Sketchbook Sept 9 William Rogers - Figure in the Landscape (w/c) Sept 12 William Rogers - Figure in the Landscape (Oils)
Join master fauvist painter Ken Christensen for four days of on-site fun and instruction.
Each day participants will paint on-site at a different locale among Ken's favorite sites on California's spectacular Central Coast.
We have 23 International tutors, teaching a variety of classes.
June to October 2014:
Mixed Media Art
Treat yourself to a week of fun, new friendships and art.
Our picturesque venue is perfect for your Italian art adventure. Located close to the medieval city of Sulmona, an ancient city of Abruzzo and surrounded by awesome mountain scenery. Enjoy the countryside, as you capture the setting in an art piece you have made.
La Romita School of Art
and the VA Studio present ...
Come Paint in Italy!
Join professional artist Sandra Iafrate for a wonderful Italian painting experience
in Umbria, Italy June 20 - 30, 2014
Italian landscape series by Sandra Iafrate
Stay in a 16th-century monastery.
Experience the real Italy and its tiny villages,
where the only tourist may be YOU!
Savor exquisite Italian dishes and local wines. Take in the breathtaking countryside
and recreate it on canvas! All mediums, unlimited studio time!
- Or How to Make Mud on Purpose
April 22-25, 2014 PLEIN AIR IN SOUTHWESTERN FRANCE
Lot River Valley, FRANCE
May 13-19, 2014 STUDIO PLEIN AIR
- Steamboat Art Museum
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
September 4-6, 2014
Year-round painting workshops covering a variety of techniques including oils, watercolours, pastels and mixed media, set against the backdrop of the most beautiful locations in Italy such as Tuscany, Venice, Sicily, Lake Como, and the Amalfi Coast.
Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio (WIFAS) is located on Whidbey Island in Langley, Washington.
We are dedicated to providing education in high quality representational art for artists at every level. In a pleasant and well equipped environment, we offer classes and workshops led by nationally recognized instructors, including John Budicin, David Gluck, Qiang Huang, Gregg Kreutz, David Gray and Tony Pro.
Intensive Two-Month Painting Workshop
Spring: March - April
Spring-Summer: May - June
Fall: September - October
Professor Gregory Pelizzari teaches the Technique Mixte, a Renaissance approach to painting that combines tempera emulsion and oil paint to achieve a profoundly intricate level of detail and greater luminosity of color than oil paint alone can produce.
July 28 - August 5
Embassy Suites - Phoenix/Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Join us for artful days filled with creativity, joy and laughter!
Join in the camaraderie and forge life-long friendships while learning and creating in workshops taught by internationally known artists.
With over 125 workshops to choose from, there's something for everyone - mixed media encompassing painting, book making, jewelry making, metal work, journaling, fiber/fabric arts, sculpting, assemblage ...
Come for one workshop or for many - we hope that you'll decide to join us to have the time of your life - Art Experiences like no other!
Art Teacher Workshop
July 24 – August 3, 2014
IB Visual Arts Workshop
July 21 – July 24, 2014
Burren Painting Centre Lisdoonvarna, Co Clare, Ireland
'en plein air' Landscape Painting Courses in Ireland and Europe
The Irish and international tutors, all experts in their own discipline, will help you improve your painting techniques in various locations in Ireland, Sardinia, France, and Italy.
Visit website for current workshop schedule.
“In the Footsteps of Frederic Church”
Millinocket Lake, Maine, USA
August 14 – 17
September 18 – 21 “Catching the Tuscan Light”
Italy, October 6 - 13 Paint the Costa Brava and Tour Barcelona
Spain, September 23 – 30, 2015
Silvana Art Gallery Workshops Plein Air • Studio Art • Figurative Art • Mixed Media • Ceramics
Silvana Art Gallery Workshops offer the best in
professional art instruction taught by
internationally recognized artists including
Andrey Kartashov, Fongwei Liu, Karl Dempwolf,
Michael Situ, Julia Seelos, Calvin Liang,
Michael Obermeyer, and Jennifer McChristian.
Watercolor Workshop with Ann Hart
May 10 - 17, 2014
Join award-winning artist Ann Hart for a week-long watercolor workshop in the Val d'Orcia region of Tuscany. Be surrounded by exquisite countryside that will awaken all of your senses!
Ann will share her technique and insight through demos and discussion. We will paint both en plein air and studio; the schedule allows for personal attention and time to focus on specific questions. Anticipate a fun-filled and informative adventure. The workshop is open to watercolor painters of all levels; non-painters are also welcome to accompany their painting significant others.
SOJOURN TO SPAIN
Music, Dance, Art and Architecture
May 21 - 31, 2014
Barcelona & Madrid, Spain
Spend 10 wonderful days in Barcelona and Madrid; attend operas, ballet, and a symphony; enjoy flamenco dancers; roam El Prado; see the fantastic world of the modernist architects; relax at Sitges; and chow down on tapas.
Tour Highlights (just a few, to whet your appetite!)
• Accommodations in 4-star hotels
• Tours of Barcelona and Madrid
• Performances of Die Walkuere, Les Contes d'Hoffman, a Balanchine/Forsythe ballet, and Beethoven's Ninth
• Tours of Barcelona modernism, Museum of Catalan Art, El Prado and the Real Palace and more
• Excursions to Sitges and Toledo
• Free time to visit more museums and places of interest, to shop, or to pamper yourself
TASTE, PAINT, LOVE
March 17 - 27, 2014
During a 10-day trip, you will experience Puglia through its food, wines, olive oils, landscape and architecture. You will have time to paint, photograph, dine, sip, cook and look. You'll also have time to rest and relax.
You will stay in Lecce, the baroque city, and in a masseria. You will visit the fishing town of Gallipoli, where you can take wonderful photos;
you will learn about trulli, the cylindrical buildings with conical roofs in Cisterno, Ostuni and Martina Franca; you can visit the Adriatic; eat urchins if you're brave; you will slow down ...
A BRUSH WITH TUSCANY
Landscape & Figure Painting with Eli Cedrone
September 27 - October 4, 2014
A workshop with Eli Cedrone under the auspices of Tuscany: A Journey for the Senses LLC is designed to be a fun, stimulating and stress-free experience for beginners to advanced students.
Everything has been carefully organized so all you have to is paint and enjoy the wonderful experience of visiting Tuscany. Painting locations are carefully chosen for scenic beauty and class size is limited for plenty of one-on-one instruction.