Day 1: Arrival in our home base of Case di Latomie. Meet the group & Tutor & enjoy our first evening meal. Talk about the week ahead. We may arrive very early n which case we can Paint around the grounds of our Agriturismo & use the pool. Also we can have Lunch on the sea front of Marinella just 5 minute drive.
Day 2: The temples of Selinunte . The biggest Archealogic al Park in Europe with Greek temples dating back to the 5th & 7th C. BC. There may be another half day visit to a different part of the historical grounds
Day 3: The Tonnara of Scopello & the hamlet of Scopello itself. On the north west corner of Sicily. Views of the Original tuna plant with lookout tower & rocky coastal needles making it an interesting location. In the afternoon we may ( time permitting) stop for a sketching/photo opportunity on the harbour of Castellalmare.
Day 4: We travel west to the salt pans of Stagnone in Trapani with views of the original Windmills once were a major part in producing the sea salt
Day 5: Morning trip to the Open air Market of Castelvetrano. After Lunch we drive 10 minutes drive to Castelvetrano where we will be in the grounds of “ Chiesa Trinita' di Delia“ focusing on the 12 C. Arab Byzantine church set in peaceful grounds
Day 6: Mazara Del Vallo for a Half day. This is an interesting coastal fishing Town with a big Arabic influence. Paint in the main Piazza or within a derelict Church which is partially ntact ( No Roof….but really interesting to paint Early evening finish for appraisal of your work with tutor, and feedback of your workshop experience with Tuscany in the Frame. Celebratory evening meal. PS. This is a SAMPLE itireray only. We will also make time to paint on location at our base at the " Case di L'atomie" in Selinunt
Day 8: Transfer to Palermo Punta Raisi airport.
Day 9: pick up, (Palermo Punta Raisi airport up until 4 pm.)
Day 10: Leave early morning (Time to be advised ) An information pack with travel information, packing list and pick up/drop off information will be mailed to you several weeks before the start of your workshop. If you have any queries, or cannot make the pick up point please do not hesitate to contact me for information on how to reach your base.
Professional tuition (ex non-painting partners), all-inclusive accommodation, published excursions, meals including wine/soft drinks, bilingual guide, minibus transportation to and from pick-up point as detailed in itinerary.