Morgan Samuel Price - Maine, Bar Harbor & Arcadia National Park Oil Painting Workshop

Morgan Samuel Price - Maine, Bar Harbor & Arcadia National Park
Monday August 15 to Sunday August 21, 2022


DAY 1: Monday August 15, 2022 Bar Harbor, Maine
Workshop members will be met at Portland airport at midday and will be transferred to the workshop hotel located centrally in Bar Harbor, Maine. Bar Harbor has the charm of a quaint New England fishing village. The town is nestled on the east side of Mount Desert Island, sheltered from the Atlantic Ocean by Frenchman Bay, and is home to the largest parts of Acadia National Park, including Cadillac Mountain the highest point on the Eastern Seaboard. Tonight we will meet for an included welcome dinner at our workshop hotel. Morgan will do a short workshop demonstration after dinner.

DAY 2: Tuesday August 16, 2022 Bar Harbor, Maine
In the morning a local guide will take us on a tour of Bar Harbor and it’s incredible arts scene. In the afternoon, Morgan will select a painting location in the charming town of Bar Harbor. Morgan will be on location to assist artists with their paintings. Morgan will have a critique after the artists painting session. The evening is free.

DAY 3: Wednesday August 17, 2022 Bar Harbor, Maine
After breakfast we will set off to paint in Acadia National Park at Jordan Pond. The Jordan family of Seal Harbor, for whom the pond is named, built a farmhouse near the pond. In the 1870s a restaurant known as the Jordan Pond House was built and became a regular location for high society events. John D. Rockefeller Jr. purchased the restaurant and gave it to the National Park Service. Morgan will choose a location and begin with a demonstration and then help workshop members. We will also enjoy an included lunch at Jordan Pond House. Late afternoon we will return to Bar Harbor.

DAY 4: Thursday August 18, 2022 Bar Harbor, Maine
Morgan will find a great painting location in Acadia National Park and show you how to interpret it. She will give personal attention to everyone as the group paints and sketches throughout the day. A constructive critique session will be held late afternoon.

DAY 5: Friday August 19, 2022 Bar Harbor, Maine
Painting, relaxation and sightseeing in Bar Harbor with Morgan. With hotels built as long ago as the 1300’s, Bar Harbor will surprise and delight you with its perfect blend of ancient and modern.

DAY 6: Saturday August 20, 2022 Bar Harbor, Maine
After breakfast workshop members will depart in the coach to Bass Harbor and the iconic Head Lighthouse. Morgan will start with a demonstration and then move between workshop members and assist them. There will be a final critique session late in the afternoon before an included farewell dinner.

DAY 7: Sunday August 21, 2022 Departure
After breakfast those leaving the workshop will be transferred by private coach to Portland airport to join their mid afternoon flights. Continuing workshop members will fly to New York and the travel by coach to The Hamptons for Workshop 2.