2 workshop announcements/ open registration

  1. provence Workshop registration open - france, May 6-15, 2020

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or contact Vanessa Rothe, VRFA
Tel: (949) 280-1555


Imagine yourself in a château for 10-days on a painting trip to engage with contemporary masters and learn from these artists, Casey Childs, Michelle Dunaway, David Gray, Olga Krimon and Vanessa Rothe. The program encompasses portraiture and figurative work painting models in the environment, still life and landscape painting, slide show lectures in fine art and literature combined with an immersive program to experience the best of Provence.

The Workshop takes place on the Chateau estate of a restored moulin, a historic flour mill between Avignon and St Rémy in Provence. Van Gogh, Cézanne and Gaugin and other Impressionist and Post-Impressionist artists worked in this part of France. These historical painters used the inspiration of the region and the legendary Mediterranean light to create unforgettable works of art. Now you can walk in their footsteps while learning from the best contemporary artists and enjoy the beauty and bounty of the South of France. 

The cost includes instruction, demos, slide show presentations in fine art and literature, accommodation, all food and wine at the château, with the exception of optional eating out. We have a skilled crew to make your stay memorable and productive. Plenty to do for non-painting partners with an alternate program. More about the program here.


2. Art Escape Sweden Workshop registration open - Sweden, June 8-12, 2020

More to come. If you are interested, please let me know as soon as you can to get on the list. The size of the class is limited. All levels are welcome. I will teach my approach to composing a strong painting, modeling the form, and merging reality and imagination - there is so much more to a painting than just representing what you see!