What you'll do
You will discover Saint Jurson, a small picturesque provencal hamlet, surrounded by nature still preserved. Its atmosphere is conductive to inspiration. You will visit the "Atelier la Vie en Couleur" (Workshop The Life in Color), while you will be serving a refreshment or a glass of wine (evening). If the weather is nice, we will install our easels in the garden, in the shade of the trees to create the drawing of your choice (photo, imagined scene, view...) Then you will be introduce to oil pastel techniques ; you will test colors, learn how to make them melt together. No previous experience is required and I will guide you step-by-step in the process of creating your own work. You can bring home your own artwork. You can chose to come several days so that you will impove the quality of your artwork. If the weather is nice, we will install the easels in the garden, in the shade of trees to create the drawing of your choice (photo, image, imagined scene, view ...) You will be guided throughout your drawing. At the end of the session, we will have a snack and refreshments.
Pastellist artist, art therapist and art host in Digne-les-bains schools, I wish to share with travellers my color passion in my studio. I give access to my workshop, you will be using my supplies, pastels, easel... As I am also the owner of a beautiful terace appartment in a typical provence bastide of the 17 century, I love sharing with people in this relaxed and enriching environment, discuss about the beauty of my district, the so special light in the region, about the trekking you can discover, and of course about the colors.
Easels, paper, oil pastels, glass of wine.
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Where you'll be
Our Workshop will take place in the charming little hamelet Saint-Jurson, surrounded by nature at 7 minutes from the thermal city Digne-les-Bains, capital of lavander. You will visit the Workshop with its oil pastel exhibition, then we will settle our easels in the garden, at the shade of the trees or we will stay inside the workshop for the evening class, You will certainly take the opportunity to discover the hamelet and its chapel, the sweetness of the provencal life and the lavande fields in the surroundings.
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Thu, Oct 24 From 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM.
$37 per person
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Up to 8 guests ages 5 and up can attend.
No material to bring, everything is provided. I do have many art magazines to give ideas but you can also bring your one picture or use your own imagination. Wine will be served only to people who have the legal age (more than 18 years old)
Create your oil pastel painting