Camille Przewodek Workshop

Camille Przewodek LAKE COMO AND CINQUE TERRE, ITALY Workshop
8th - 20th September 2019

DAY 1 Sunday 8 September, 2019 Lake Como, Italy
Workshop members will be transferred at 2.00pm from Milan Malpensa airport to your comfortable four-star hotel in Como overlooking the lake. Como is a city of history, art, culture and tradition and welcomes those in search of unusual and enchanting landscapes. Como was prosperous under the Romans and reached its zenith in the 11th century. Now it is a modern town with a beautiful setting on the shores of Lake Como. Tonight we will enjoy an included welcome dinner.

DAY 2: Monday 9 September, 2019, Lake Como, Italy
After breakfast Camille will begin the painting program in Como with a demonstration in a good location near the hotel. Then it will be your turn to paint as Camille moves among the group, helping each person with their work.

DAY 3: Tuesday 10 September, 2019 Lake Como, Italy
Today we travel to the lovely town of Bellagio for a day of painting. Occupying a magnificent site on the promontory dividing Lake Lecco from Lake Como, it is known for its pretty streets, the friendliness of its people and its villas and gardens.

DAY 4: Wednesday 11 September, 2019 Lake Como, Italy
A full day of painting and sightseeing in Lake Como.

DAY 5: Thursday 12 September, 2019 Lake Como, Italy
Today we will depart in our private coach to Menaggio, which is situated on the western shore of Lake Como, for a day of painting. The splendid lakeside promenade with its lovely flowerbeds and unique view of the central lake will offer many subjects to paint. Camille will paint a demonstration and then spend time moving amongst the group members offering individual assistance. There will be time to catch the ferry to Varenna, a spectacular town built upon a rock at the foot of a mountain which rises almost vertically above it.

DAY 6: Friday 13 September, 2019 Lake Como, Italy
Our final day of painting in Lake Como. Camille will find some great subjects to keep you inspired all day.

DAY 7: Saturday 14 September, 2019 Monterosso, Italy
This morning tour members will be transferred by private coach to Monterosso. Monterosso, is one of the villages that make up Cinque Terre (Five Lands). Cinque Terre is an isolated region with its rugged mountains covered wherever possible by terraced vineyards. A coastal path links all five villages where you will be able to enjoy and paint the dramatic views of the towns and coast. The Cinque Terre will surely offer workshop members an abundance of inspiration. Dinners are included each night during our stay in Monterosso.

DAY 8 Sunday 15 September, 2019 Monterosso, Italy
This morning we will be met by a local guide, who will travel with the group explaining the history, sights and the local delicacies of the Cinque Terre region, which include pesto and anchovies. In the afternoon Camille will paint a demonstration, followed by individual teaching.

DAY 9: Monday 16 September, 2019 Monterosso, Italy
Today Camille will take workshop members to the village of Vernazza for a day of painting. Vernazza is the most attractive of the villages with its tall colourful houses and a promenade and piazza on the waterfront. There are countless superb subjects that will keep you painting all day. This evening the group will have an included dinner.

DAY 10: Tuesday 17 September, 2019 Monterosso, Italy
Painting, relaxation and sightseeing in Cinque Terre with Camille. Today you may like to walk the famous coastal path, which links the five villages. This evening the group will have an included dinner.

DAY 11: Wednesday 18 September, 2019 Monterosso, Italy
Today we travel to Levanto. Levanto is the "Hidden Gem" on the Italian Riviera and the doorway to the Cinque Terre and has an interesting historical centre, many beautiful painted villas and a bustling Wednesday market. The main piazza, Piazza della Loggia, is a pretty square with a lovely 13th century medieval loggia. Camille will choose some great subjects for you to paint. This evening we will have an included dinner.

DAY12: Thursday 19 September, 2019 Monterosso, Italy
A full day of painting and enjoyment in the spectacular Cinque Terre under Camille’s helpful eye. A critique session will be held late in the afternoon. This evening the group will have an included farewell dinner to celebrate the success of the workshop.

DAY 13: Friday 20 September, 2019, Departure
After breakfast workshop members will be transferred to Pisa Airport to meet their mid-afternoon flights.