Unique Location for Workshop in Tuscany in Retreat with Studio
Our B&B with a studio of 40 sqm will be the perfect location for your workshops and creative holidays in Tuscany in a cozy and quiet retreat in Chianti with stunning view, flowered garden, double and triple rooms, experienced full on-site assistence for painting and photography workshop, yoga and mindfulness retreat, creative writing seminars, food & wine tour in Chianti etc.
Following the recent renovation, we are now ready to welcome you and your group with enthusiasm and professionality offering the wood heated floor studio for indoor lessons with 3 large glass doors overlooking the garden, vineyards and olive groves and direct access to plenty of spots for outdoor activities in contact with beauty and nature as en plein air painting or sunrise meditation.
The covered porch is a good option for mid-season sheltered classes and...aperitives with prosecco and homemade fingerfood.
Since 2014 Ancora del Chianti EcoBB & Art Retreat has been hosting succesful painting holidays with internationally reputed tutors and artists in the beautiful Tuscany countryside, learning to draw and paint in a vibrant atmosphere and enjoying conviavility with local food and wine.
We can offer 8 rooms (triple and double) with en suite private bathroom with breakfast and extra accomodations nearby if needed. We can provide half/full board, additional activities - as cooking classes, wine and olive oil tours, guided tours in Florence and Siena, free storage of art material and following our long time experience a dedicated full on-site assistence together with a relaxed and collaborative atmosphere in a scenic hill top setting.
SPECIAL FOR TEACHERS, COACHES, TOURS LEADERS: in case of a preliminary exploratory visit, we will be honored and glad to offer you a special rate.
PLACES AVAILABLE for RESIDENTIAL ART PAINTING WORKSHOPS for 2018 - 2019 with INTERNATIONAL TUTORS
7 days of intensive art learning, Tuscany exploration, good food and wine for an authentic and creative Tuscany experience!
9th - 16th April 2018: LANDSCAPE & ARCHITECTURE PAINTING: Watercolour and Sketching tutoring. Language: English / Swedish FULLY BOOKED
2nd - 16th May 2018: LANDSCAPE WATERCOLOUR PAINTING: Watercolour tutoring. FULLY BOOKED
19th May -20th May 2018: WATERCOLOUR LANDSCAPE WORKSHOP: Watercolour painting tutoring. Language: English and Italian ASK NOW!
9th - 16th October 2018: LANDSCAPE WATERCOLOURS & SKETCHBOOK: Lessons will be en plein air or in the studio and Half Board. Language: English, Swedish ASK NOW!
22th - 29th October 2018: WATERCOLOUR WORKSHOP: Watercolour and Acrylic tutoring. Language: English - ASK NOW!
22nd - 26th May 2019: WATERCOLOUR ADVANCED TECHNIQUES: Watercolour painting tutoring. Language: English -FULLY BOOKED
3rd - 10th June 2019: LANDSCAPE WATERCOLOUR PAINTING: Watercolour painting tutoring. Language: English - ASK NOW!
23th - 30th August 2019: ALL MEDIA WORKSHOP: Watercolour, Acrylic, Drawing, Pastel painting tutoring. Language: English ASK NOW!
8th - 15th October 2018: LANDSCAPE WATERCOLOURS & SKETCHBOOK: Lessons will be en plein air or in the studio and Half Board. Language: English, Swedish ASK NOW!
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EXPERIENCE a PRIVATE PAINTING COURSE with OUR RESIDENT TEACHER!
Even just a half-day painting experience in Tuscany will give you a full immersion into the wonderful world of creativity and into the beauty of Tuscany. Lessons are one-to-one, for couples or small groups for beginners and/or more experienced students in drawing, sketching, watercolour and acrylic. The program will be arranged according to the level and the specific goals of the students. Special programs for families and small groups. One painting at least will be completed. Basic material will be provided and included in the rate.