Italy, 2017

Awaken the Artist Within, A Taste of Tuscany

12 nights in Italy – Monday, September 25 – Saturday, October 7, 2017

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Three Nights in Florence

Highlights – Sketch historic sites | Visit artisan ateliers on Oltrarno
Taste the best Florence has to offer | Bind your own artist’s journal

Visit – Mercato Centrale | The Duomo | Santo Spirito | Santa Maria Novella Church & Pharmacy
Ponte Vecchio | Church of Santa Felicita

option: Uffizi Galleries OR Accademia and Church of Santa Croce

Seven Nights at Spannocchia

Workshops include -Drawing | Watercolor | Photography | Cooking Class | Classic Tuscan Food Tastings and Tai Chi, Italian, and Italian Art History

Spannocchia highlights – Stay in a 15th Century Castle | Authentic Tuscan Meals Family Style
Organic Farm | Swimming Pool | Miles of Hiking Trails

Day Trips in Tuscany

Visit – San Gimignano | Siena | Viterbo | Montalcino

Artists’ Studio Visits | Sketch opportunities
Historic Sites | Local Cuisine

Two Nights in Rome

Visit – The Trevi Fountain | Piazza Venezia | Michelangelo’s Campodoglio

option: Vatican Museums OR The Forum and St. Peter in Chains Basilica

Highlights – Moonlight walking tour of the historic center | Sketch Crawl
Authentic Roman Cuisine | 4-star lodging


Includes – Ground Transportation | Lodging | Most Meals

Entry to all sites listed in all workshops and lessons

Does not Include – Airfare from the US | 2 lunches & 2 dinners | Travel Insurance
Transport to and from the Airport


Double Occupancy – $3650 – $3950

Single Occupancy – $4350 – $4950


Erin – or Tom –
for registration and details

There are a total of 16 spaces available on the trip.