Artistic Adventures Abroad

Atmospheric Painting Workshop, Arrowmont School, Gatlinburg, TN

Join me, October 14 – 20, 2018, in the gorgeous East Tennessee Mountains of Gatlinburg, TN, where I will be teaching a week-long course in atmospheric painting at The Arrowmont School of Art. In this workshop, students will learn to interpret the landscape through process of introspection, observation and application. By painting with acrylic and […]
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Upcoming Women’s Retreat to Italy – June 8 – 15, 2019

I’m excited to announce that Artistic Adventures Abroad is offering a unique opportunity to attend a workshop in the beautiful Tuscan hillside town of Cortona, Italy. This retreat will be a week dedicated to creating art, journal writing, personal reflection and, of course, outstanding food and wine!  By spending a full 7 nights in one […]
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Painting Trip to the Cotswolds! Summer 2018!

This is an a magical trip to the gorgeous Cotswolds in England July 23 – August 3, 2018.  I hope you can join us for 10 glorious nights in the Queen Anne Manor home not far from Chipping Campden. We will paint, draw, write, travel, dine, laugh and have a great time. We will tour […]
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Artistic Adventures Abroad – Trip to Italy Fall of 2017

Another creative adventure lies ahead this August 30 – September 9, 2017, Cortona, Italy! I’m taking a group of 14 guests to Cortona, Italy this fall to an amazing villa on gorgeous grounds with olive groves, a swimming pool, fountains and more. We will experience the joys of painting plein-air, hand-making pasta, truffle hunting, antiquing, […]
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Come To Italy With Me! Click Here For More Info…

Come join us in Italy this fall for 8 nights of first-class fun! September 15 – 23,2017.   This will be an amazing trip to Cortona where we will paint, travel, learn how to cook Italian food and make new friends. We will stay in a gorgeous villa on 5 acres of olive groves. THIS TRIP […]
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Come Join Me in Spain! June 2-9, 2015!

Virginia Harper, Rachael McCampbell and Minton Sparks invite you to join us for a week long trip to Spain where we EAT gourmet, healthy food, PAINT from our innermost core and WRITE our personal stories. This is an intimate experience of like-minded travelers who wish to check-out from the chaos of life and check-into a place of renewal to revive body, mind and spirit…all in a luxuious, spa setting. Please […]
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