Plein Air (Outdoor Painting) Adventures

Join us for a delightful outdoor painting experience.  You will enjoy expert instruction in a beautiful landscape, delicious cuisine, and the fun companionship of other interesting painters!  All levels of experience are welcome.

The following are some of our recent trips.  For the most up-to-date information, please sign up for our weekly newsletter and visit our online calendar.

Vermont in Summertime 2021!

July 28-31 2021 at the Landgrove Inn, Landgrove, Vermont The Workshop:   Decision making is ongoing in painting, so one must be prepared with skills to recognize the possibilities!  Painting requires knowledge of the medium [...]

Costa Rica, December 2021

Skip ahead to December 2021! The beginning of the lovely, not overly hot season! December 7-14, 2021 Join Doris and the plein air painters as we explore the charming country of Costa Rica. The [...]

Coronado – spring 2022?

Plein Air Workshop Coronado/San Diego, California Looking ahead to Spring 2022. Dates TBD Cost:    To register call, email or write Doris Accommodations: Out of town students should secure own lodgings. Look on line [...]

Tuscany – October 2021

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Workshop Tenuta di Spannocchia, Tuscany October 1-8, 2021 Come join me for a painting adventure in beautiful Tuscany! We will work on location, learning the fundamentals of watercolor and capturing [...]

Brittany – Sept 20-28 2021

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Coastal Brittany, France 2021 September 20 arrival to 28 departures Along the northern coast of France, in Brittany, we are heading to   Saint-Suliac, a lovely village which sits on the [...]

Lodi – April 2022

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Lodi/Wine Country, California 2022 April  2022    Estimated dates, looking ahead to Plein Air with all of us Vaccinated! You are invited to join my watercolor painting adventure in [...]

Coronado – 2021

Plein Air Workshop Coronado/San Diego, California 2021 As soon as it feels safe to travel, let's paint Coronado again! Spring 2021 is cancelled, but perhaps October/November 2021. Look for details. Cost: $350.00 each for [...]

Monhegan – July 2021

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Monhegan Island, Maine July 12-16, 2021 - Monday through Friday Paint with us on the Artists’ Island of Monhegan!  We will be working en plein air every day to create impressions of [...]

Cape Cod – June 23, 24, 25 2021

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Cape Cod :    June 23, 24, 25 2021 Wednesday-Friday.  Contact Christine (info below) at the Cotuit Center for the Arts and register for the workshop 2021. She handles [...]