Debra Joy Groesser - St George, Utah Oil Painting Workshop

Debra Joy Groesser - St George, Utah
Friday September 30 to Wednesday October 5, 2022


DAY 1: Friday September 30, 2022 St George, Utah
Joining workshop members will be met at St George Airport at 3:00pm and transferred to the workshop hotel in the magnificent St George. Below the rim of the Great Basin sits Utah’s warm-weather retreat, the town of St. George. The stunning valley combines transitional land features from the neighboring basin and Colorado Plateau with the landscapes and wildlife of the Mojave Desert. Red rock mesas and lush waterways create the setting for a fantastic painting destination. This evening the group will meet for welcome drinks and included dinner to welcome joining workshop members.

DAY 2: Saturday October 1, 2022 St George, Utah
After breakfast Debra will begin the painting program with her first painting demonstration. Then it will be your turn to paint as Debra moves among the group, helping each person with their work. Critique sessions will be held at the workshop hotel each evening.

DAY 3: Sunday October 2, 2022 St George, Utah
A full day of painting in Zion National Park (subject to permission), a southwest Utah nature preserve distinguished by Zion Canyon’s steep red cliffs. Debra will hold a demonstration and then provide each workshop member with individual attention.

DAY 4: Monday October 3, 2022 St George, Utah
After breakfast we will travel to paint the stunning scenery at Snow Canyon. There will be many subjects to paint such as the towering sandstone cliffs colored red and white and the jumble of black lava rock, which caps some ridges and tumbles down hillsides. Debra will provide guidance to each tour member and paint a demonstration.

DAY 5: Tuesday October 4, 2022 St George, Utah
Our last full day of painting. Debra will demonstrate and then move from person to person offering helpful advice. A final critique session will be held before an included celebratory dinner to celebrate the success of the workshop.

DAY 6: Wednesday October 5, 2022 Departure
Time to say farewell. After breakfast, you will be transferred to St George airport for afternoon return flights. Workshop two concludes.