The Dordogne, France

Art & Wine

plein air painting workshop & retreat

2023

prices from €3400

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If you'd like more details or want to get your name on the list for 2023, use the form below to get in touch directly. I'll get back to you pronto!

Misty morning view of La Roque Gageac from the banks of the Dordogne

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I'm so excited to be leading a 10-day plein air painting workshop in the south of France in the beautiful Perigord-Quincy region, in the heart of the Dordogne, land of painter’s light, wines, medieval buildings, prehistoric caves, traditional French villages and markets, and countless amazing vistas.

Don’t care to paint but want to come anyway? Sure! Special non-painter price available.

Where We'll Stay

Our accommodations at Perigord Retreats are 2 entire spacious houses full of light, and a complete artists' studio with 24/7 access, surrounded by orchard and trees, flowers, lavender fields and birds, with bedrooms and baths for everyone.

What's Included

  • Transport from/to Toulouse airport or Gourdon 46300 Train Station
  • 9 nights lodgings in a lovely 2-house villa on 5 acres, with spa, indoor pool, and art studio
  • Authentic French cuisine served daily. Breakfasts, lunches & dinners with wine and beverages (except 3 lunches and 2 dinners)
  • Daily excursions, instruction and demonstrations
  • All local transportation

The Workshop

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We’ll follow day trips to local areas with sessions in the generously lit and spacious Perigord Retreat studio, where we can develop sketches while they are still fresh

I'm looking forward to painting and exploring with you!

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