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 trips are planned for 2017 and November 2016.  For the most up-to-date information, please sign up for our weekly newsletter and visit our online calendar.

Brittany – Sept 2017

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Coastal Brittany, France September 16 to 23, 2017 Along the Rance River, which meets the sea at the nearby famous port of St Malo, we’ll settle into the village of [...]

Spain – September 2017

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop:  Andalucia, Spain, Seville, Ronda and Granada September 27 - October 5, 2017 Travel Itinerary / Workshop Details: We have an amazing adventure ahead!  Here is the general itinerary: Day 1: [...]

Tuscany – October 2017

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Workshop Tenuta di Spannocchia, Tuscany October 5-12, 2017 Come join me for a painting adventure in beautiful Tuscany! We will work on location, learning the fundamentals of watercolor and capturing [...]

Coronado – Nov 2017

Plein Air Workshop Coronado/San Diego, California November 2-6, 2017 Cost: $350.00 each 5 day workshop  or $80 day rate DEPOSIT: $75 due ahead of workshop starting date To register call, email or write Doris Rice. [...]

Greeting Cards – 2017

Greeting Card/Mini Painting Workshop Saturday, November 11, 2017; 10am-4pm Exeter, New Hampshire This day is a BLAST!  We create many card images while learning the properties of Watercolor as a medium! Set up 9:45 at Exeter [...]

Coronado – April 2018

Plein Air Workshop Coronado/San Diego, California April 19-23, Thurs-Monday Cost: $350.00 each 5 day workshop                         or $80 day rate DEPOSIT: $75 due ahead [...]

Santa Fe – May 2018

Plein Air Workshop Santa Fe/Taos, New Mexico May 17-24 2017 You are invited to join me in sunny New Mexico! We will drink in the colors of the stunning southwest, painting, hiking, communing with the ancient [...]

Quebec City – June 2018

Plein Air Workshop -  Quebec City June 14-19, 2018  Thursday - Tuesday Quebec City, anyone?  How exciting to be going to a very European city, just a drive away! We hope to paint for [...]

Cape Cod – June 2018

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Cotuit, Cape Cod June 20-22 Workshop Details: This is a chance to learn the skills of painting while soaking in the beautiful surroundings of Cape Cod. Doris Rice, experienced plein [...]

Monhegan – July 2018

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Monhegan Island, Maine July 9-13 - 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 beautiful [...]

Seacoast NH – Aug 2018

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Seacoast New Hampshire August 13-17, 2018 Watercolor in Portsmouth NH and along the coast! Come with me to paint the many faces of the Seacoast.  We will be working plein air in [...]

Star Island – Sept 2018

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Star Island Isles of Shoals September 1-7, 2018 Road Scholar Program Star Island is just off the coast of NH, a short ferry boat ride away. What a wonderful escape [...]

Brittany – Sept 2018

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop Coastal Brittany, France September 15 to 22, 2018 Along the Rance River, which meets the sea at the nearby famous port of St Malo, we’ll settle into the village of [...]

Tuscany – Sept-Oct 2018

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Workshop Tenuta di Spannocchia, Tuscany September 27 - October 4, 2018 Come join me for a painting adventure in beautiful Tuscany! We will work on location, learning the fundamentals of [...]

Coronado – Nov 2018

Plein Air Workshop Coronado/San Diego, California November 2 - 6, 2018 Cost:  $350.00 each 5 day workshop or $80 day rate DEPOSIT: $75 due ahead of workshop start To register call, email or write Doris, [...]