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.

Costa Rica, March 2020

Skip the March end-of-winter season! Two spaces/one room, opened up due to business conflict cancellation. Care to join us?? 3/7/2020 March 17-24 or 25, 2020 Join Doris and the plein air painters as we explore [...]

Coronado – April 2020

Plein Air Workshop Coronado/San Diego, California April 15-19, 2020; Wednesday-Sunday - Flower Show Days! Enjoy the Coronado Flower Show, paint there, on location on Saturday! Cost: $300.00 each for  4.5 day workshop  or $75 day [...]

Lodi – April 2020

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Lodi/Wine Country, California April 23-26, 2020    Estimated dates You are invited to join my watercolor painting adventure in sunny Lodi, California. We will be painting scenes of the town [...]

Santa Fe – May

Plein Air Workshop Santa Fe/Taos, New Mexico May 12-15 Santa Fe/15-17 Abiquiu/18-21 Taos,  2020,   Contact Doris if interested.                                 [...]

Cape Cod – June 2020

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Cape Cod :    June 24, 25, 26 Wednesday-Friday.  Contact Christine (info below) at the Cotuit Center for the Arts and register for the workshop 2020. Workshop Details: This [...]

Monhegan – July 2020

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Monhegan Island, Maine July 13-17 - 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 this [...]

Vermont in Summertime!

August 10-13, 2020 at theLandgrove 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 and how [...]

Seacoast NH – Aug 17-21 2020

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Seacoast New Hampshire & Maine Monday through Friday, August 17 to 21, 2020 Come with me to paint the many faces of the Seacoast.  We will be working plein [...]

Star Island – September 2020

  Star Island Watercolor Adventure September 7 to 11, 2020, Monday through Friday. You are invited to join me for 5 days on Star Island, Isles of Shoals for a unique watercolor experience. We will [...]

Brittany – Sept 19-26 2020

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Coastal Brittany, France September 19 to 26, 2020 Along the sea, not far from Cap Frehel  we’ll settle into the ville of Saint-Cast le Guildo. Would you like to join [...]

Tuscany – October 2020

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Workshop Tenuta di Spannocchia, Tuscany October 1-8, 2020 Come join me for a painting adventure in beautiful Tuscany! We will work on location, learning the fundamentals of watercolor and capturing [...]

Greeting Cards – Nov 2020

Greeting Card/Mini Painting Workshop November 14, 2020; 9:30am- 3:30, (cleanup) Portsmouth, New Hampshire This day is a BLAST!  We create many card images while learning the properties of Watercolor as a medium! Set up [...]