2020 CHATEAU PAINTING HOLIDAY in the LOIRE VALLEY, FRANCE.
Join us for a majestic chateaux art holiday in France, painting castles on the Loire River for a full week. Great tutoring in a small group, in a relaxed atmosphere. This quality painting trip includes: Tuition from a qualified artist, art materials, art equipment, single room accommodation, breakfast, lunch, dinner, local transportation, excursions, entry to chateaux.
Dates: May 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12, 2020.
Details of what’s included in our unbelievable price for this châteaux painting holiday in France:
Airport pick-up and drop-off at Tours airport.
Tuition from a qualified artist every day from Wednesday to Monday included (except for one afternoon - Free time). What will I learn? Tuition.
Art materials: Paint (or pencils if drawing), paintbrushes, paper, and other accessories you’ll be able to use. You can visit our Equipment and Materials section for details.
Art equipment: Stool, board, easel if needed.
Single room accommodation at a local villa near the castles in Tours, in the heart of the Loire Valley.
Meals: All meals included, with 3 restaurant dinners.
Entry to castles included.
Not included: Getting to Tours airport, your personal travel insurance.
Schedule for this chateau art holiday in France’s Loire Valley:
Day 1: Arrival and pick-up at TOURS airport around 5:00 PM. Time to freshen up at the house. Group dinner at a restaurant. Introduction to the painting holiday.
Day 2: In the morning, each guest will have individual time with the tutor to discuss artistic expectations and techniques. Lunch. The afternoon will be spent painting in the beautiful city of Tours. Dinner.
Day 3: Day trip to Villandry castle (below). Lunch there, then we will spend the afternoon painting in its fabulous French gardens.
Day 4: Day spent resting and painting at villa. This will give everyone a good opportunity to finish off Villandry château painting(s). There will also be still-life subjects for those who wish to paint those. Group dinner at a restaurant.
Day 5: Day trip to the charming Azay Le Rideau castle (below). Lunch there, then we will spend the afternoon painting in its peaceful surroundings.
Day 6: Morning spent resting and painting at villa. There will be different options for this tuition-free afternoon. The first being an optional visit to château Chambord (below). The second option will be to visit Tours and do some shopping there. Guests wishing to stay and paint at the villa will be able to do so. Group dinner at a restaurant.
Day 7: Day trip to château de Chenonceau (below). This castle’s beauty is sure to thrill you as an artist. We will have lunch there, then will spend the afternoon painting it.
Day 8: Breakfast and departure. Drop-off at Tours airport. Goodbyes.
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