Amalfi/Pompeii

Please note that painting sites are different every day.

  • Breakfast at 8:30 am
  • Ideally, group and tutor get to the morning painting site by 10:00 am.
  • Painting session from 10 to about noon.
  • Lunch 
  • After lunch painting session until about 4 pm.
  • Free time (or ferry back to Sorrento).
  • Dinner

Free evening on the 4th day (no group dinner).

pompeii painting holidays
Amalfi painting holidays

Day 1
Naples Airport group pick-up at a set time
Introduction to the Amalfi coast Azenart painting holiday.  
Group dinner

Day 2
Breakfast at about 8:30 am, the plein-air painting workshop starts in the beautiful city of SORRENTO where the tutor gives an artistic briefing. The group sketches, paints / draws until lunch break. Group and tutor visit and paint a different view of SORRENTO in the afternoon. Around 4 pm, it's off for a well-deserved coffee or tea break at a nearby café, where there is informal and constructive talk about the day's work. Free time, then dinner.

Day 3 Delicious breakfast, then a short briefing, Morning ferry (stunning views!) to utterly beautiful POSITANO where tutor and group spends the day painting / drawing.  Lovely lunch there. Afternoon session spent painting a different view.  Back to Sorrento by ferry by the end of the afternoon.  Dinner.

Day 4
Lovely breakfast, short morning briefing. Another morning ferry,  this time to the famous and beautiful island of CAPRI where tutor and group spend the day painting / drawing. Enjoyable lunch. We'll spend our afternoon session painting on the island at a different spot.  Back to Sorrento by ferry by the end of the afternoon.  Dinner.

Day 5
Breakfast, briefing. Day trip to PROCIDA island (ferry ride). Painting / drawing the whole afternoon after group lunch break. The group visits and paints 2 different views of the island. Ferry back to Sorrento. Dinner.

Day 6
A short morning train ride from Sorrento. Group and tutor spend the day in POMPEII, sightseeing. No full-fledged painting inside, just sketching or watercolor pencils, as for safety reasons, they no longer allow backpacks. Around noon, time for lunch just outside of the ruins. The afternoon is spent in a different part of the ruins. Group and tutor leave the site at about 4:30 pm. Back to Sorrento by train. 

Day 7                                                                     

Breakfast at about 8:30 am, day spent painting/drawing in SORRENTO with a lovely lunch. Free time. Dinner.

Day 8   
Breakfast around 7:30 am.
Group and tutor travel to the airport. Goodbyes.