7 days painting courses are suitable for all levels of experience and ability, from absolute beginners to professional artists. You will be able to extend your knowledge and understanding of art in a creative and relaxed atmosphere. Methods and techniques will be demonstrated in oil, acrylic and mixed media. By working directly in the environment you will further your understanding of perception, analysis of perspective, composition, texture, form and colour.
Each day will consist of 4 to 6 hours of plein air painting instruction, critiques, and demos. (With the exception of one days trips ). We work mostly in oil paint, but those who prefer other mediums, i.e. Pastel, watercolor, pencil are welcome too. Whatever one is most comfortable with.
The lessons are taught in English, French and Russian language.
Start: from 10 :00
Developing creative thinking.
Sketching and notations
Realism and abstraction
Plein air painting in oil, pastel, pencil..
Tone and colour mixing
Selecting and framing
Painting without the brushTotal maximum number of participants in the group 8 per.
This Workshop Includes:
*7 days of artistic immersion
8 days of comfortable accommodation in an authentic villa+Day trips .
*All Inclusive: breakfast, wine, cheese, juices and fruits .
Lunch and o dinner at your own expense .
*Balanced itinerary of painting, exploring and relaxation for artists of all media – all skill levels!
*Transfer to and from train station.
*Portable easels, palettes, turpentine, aprons.
This Workshop not Includes:
flights, transfers from airport , dinner, museum tickets.
from € 1650 -€ 1850 for one person in a Double room
What to bring...
Remember that you will need to carry your own gear as we travel from one painting location to another.
Please, bring with you Art materials of your choice:oil, acrylic, tempera, sanguine, watercolor and others..
5-9 canvasses rather or canvasses on cardboard size 30/20, 30 / 40, 35 / 40, 40/50
brushes (Pinax, Leonardo, Rubloff or others (№ 2,4,8,10,12), oil paints, palette knives №6 or №8 .