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Program #12272RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Equipment Requirements
Painting supplies. Supply list to be provided prior to the program.

Itinerary for Apr 6 — Apr 11, 2014

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Type: Full Service Hotel

Contact info:
1301 Coastal Highway
Dewey Beach, DE 19971 USA
phone: 302-864-9100
Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: TBD
limited

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day One: Sunday, April 06 - Orientation
Afternoon: Upon arrival, check in and pick up your room key. At 4:30 there will be a welcome and introductions in the Key West Room, where you get your schedule for the week.

Dinner: On-site Coordinator will meet you at 5:30pm for dinner at the Coral Reef Restaurant in the hotel.

Evening: Program in the evening for instructor to give preview of the week and watercolor demo.

Lodging: Hyatt Place

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Full Service Hotel

Contact info:
1301 Coastal Highway
Dewey Beach, DE 19971 USA
phone: 302-864-9100
Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: TBD
limited

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Two: Monday, April 07 - Instruction/Painting/Lecture
Breakfast: Breakfast at the Coral Reef Restaurant from 7:30am - 8:30am.

Morning: Popular artist/instructor Nancy Carver Thompson will explore contrast values of light and dark in a still life painting.

Lunch: Lunch from 11:30am - 12:30pm.

Afternoon: Participants will paint with guidance of instructor.

Dinner: Dinner from 5:00pm - 7:00pm at hotel.

Evening: Following dinner the artist will lecture on non traditional painting approaches with watercolor.

Lodging: Hyatt Place

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Full Service Hotel

Contact info:
1301 Coastal Highway
Dewey Beach, DE 19971 USA
phone: 302-864-9100
Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: TBD
limited

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, April 08 - Instruction/Painting
Breakfast: Breakfast from 7:30am - 8:30am.

Morning: Instructor will explore contrast colors and focus to build atmospheric perspective in a landscape..

Lunch: Lunch from 11:30am - 12:30pm.

Afternoon: Participants will paint with guidance of instructor.

Dinner: Dinner from 5:00pm - 7:00pm at hotel.

Evening: Following dinner participants will return to painting selections of instructor..

Lodging: Hyatt Place

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Full Service Hotel

Contact info:
1301 Coastal Highway
Dewey Beach, DE 19971 USA
phone: 302-864-9100
Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: TBD
limited

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, April 09 - Instruction/Field trip or "Free Time"/Painting
Breakfast: Breakfast from 7:30am - 8:30am.

Morning: Artist will focus on contrast soft and hard edges and lines for expressive paintings.

Afternoon: Free afternoon for sightseeing, shopping, or painting on your own.

Dinner: Dinner from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at hotel dining room.

Evening: Free Time or paint on your own.

Lodging: Hyatt Place

Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner
Type: Full Service Hotel

Contact info:
1301 Coastal Highway
Dewey Beach, DE 19971 USA
phone: 302-864-9100
Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: TBD
limited

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Five: Thursday, April 10 - Painting/Art Show and Discussion
Breakfast: Breakfast from 7:30am - 8:30am.

Morning: Explore with use of contrast detail and glazing in a floral painting.

Lunch: Lunch from 11:30am - 12:30pm.

Afternoon: Capture, on paper, the painting techniques explored thoughout the week.

Dinner: Dinner from 5:00pm - 7:00pm at hotel.

Evening: To culminate the weeks work, an informal Art Show and Discussion of participants works will be held in the form of an exhibit..

Lodging: Hyatt Place

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, April 11 - Instruction/Departure after checkout at 11:00 a.m...
Breakfast: Breakfast from 7:30am - 8:30am.

Morning: To complete your weeks instruction, explore contrast positive and negative space to understand the art principle of notan. Program ends 11:00 a.m.

Meals Included: Breakfast


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Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 5 dinners

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