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.
Day 2: Start the week with a slow pace & stay to Paint within the grounds of our home base. Lots of Subject matter & also time to use one of the pools. Dinner will go down at one of the beach front restaurants at Marinella 5 minutes from our Agriturismo.
Day 3: The temples of Selinunte . The biggest Archaeological 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 4: 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 5: 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 6: Morning trip to the Open air Market of Castelvetrano. After Lunch we drive 10 minute 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 7: Travel to the coastal town of Mazzara del Vallo with its Arabic influence is an interesting town to spend a half day Painting. 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.
OUR 10 DAY ITINERARY WILL CONSIDT OF A BOAT TRIP TO ONE OF THE AOLIAN ISLANDS OF LEVANZO OR FAVIGNANA (WEATHER PERMITTING) ALSO CASTELALMARE DEL GOLFO, & THE LOCAL OLIVE GROVES OF CASE DI LATOMIE
More information will be sent emailed to you about the workshops & with travel information, packing list and pick up/drop off 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.