Painting Retreat $75
Stay together, paint together. The Parker Ranch in Clayton GA is a cozy gathering place. The owners, Becky and Paula have hosted my plein workshops several times and they always out do themselves to make sure everyone is comfortable.
Working from the landscape is such a great way to improve your paintings, but it can be overwhelming when just starting out. I'll help you with tips and tricks to setting up and how to find your focus. This is a painting retreat with a loose structure and limited instruction. I will be available to give advice as you paint or you can strike out on your own. This year, I would love for us to hit the town of Clayton for a night painting as well. (optional - but fun!!) I love the energy working outdoors brings to my paintings and I think you will too.
Retreat Times 2 - 6 Friday, 10 - 5 Saturday, 10 - 2:30 Sunday (optional night painting on Friday or Saturday )
Join me for a relaxing weekend painting and camaraderie in the beautiful North GA mountains.
Cost - $75 for the retreat pay here and $140 for a single room/ $70 shared room a night for the rooms - reserve with Becky at Parker Ranch and pay her directly. Becky Hoover email@example.com
Retreat Includes daily tips in the field as needed, nightly critiques, and social hour with wine and cheese. Breakfast each morning is provided by the Ranch with your reservation.
Deadline to sign up is April 2nd.
Room arrangements should be made through Becky at the Parker Lodge
Becky Hoover firstname.lastname@example.org
You can request a private or shared room.
What's not included:
Lunches and dinner
This is a rain or shine event. Bring photos to work from just in case we have bad weather. There are plenty of covered porches we can paint from as well
Here is a link to a great post from fellow artist Lori Putman with tips for flying with you paints.
** I have a few extra plein air easels if you are new. Just let me know right away if you need one.