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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 Oct 18 — Oct 23, 2015

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Type: Hotel

Description: Luxury all-suite hotel located directly on the beach & boardwalk. Oversized suites with separate living room, bedroom, and kitchens including residential size dishwasher, range, refrigerator, microwave, and tons of cabinent space filled with dishes, utensils, and cookware. Private balconies overlooking the ocean feature a dining table and chairs for four person. Elegant, large bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs in every room. Elevated outdoor pool and expansive deck overlooking the beach. Four story atrium with indoor pool, open-air restaurant, fitness center, and game room. Meeting facilities. Guest laundry on every floor, free HBO & Disney channel, Video tape players & computer data ports in every room. Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet Service throughout hotel.

Contact info:
1701 Atlantic Ave.
Ocean City, MD 21842 USA
phone: 866-627-8483
web: www.ocsuites.com

Room amenities: A separate living room, dining area, kitchen and private balcony overlooking the ocean. Extra-large bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and double sink vanity. Kitchen full equiped with large and small appliances in addition to dishware and cookware.

Facility amenities: Indoor Pool, Near Beach, Outdoor Pool, On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities (washer/dryer), Iron / Ironing Board, Coffee Maker, Full Kitchen, Health/Fitness Center On-Site, Hairdryer. Free Wireless Internet Service.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $100 - $250
Call reservations @ 866-627-8483 for rates. Reference Road Scholar.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, October 18 - Arrival, Check-in, & Get Acquainted
Afternoon: Arrive and check in to the hotel. Please meet in the conference room after settling in for 4pm orientation. This will be an informative overview of the program and a chance to meet your fellow participants. Please feel free to ask any questions. If you arrive late please pick up your packet at the front desk.

Dinner: Dinner at hotel

Evening: Instructor, Nancy Thompson, will have evening instruction and demo at the hotel.

Lodging: Holiday Inn Suites

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Luxury all-suite hotel located directly on the beach & boardwalk. Oversized suites with separate living room, bedroom, and kitchens including residential size dishwasher, range, refrigerator, microwave, and tons of cabinent space filled with dishes, utensils, and cookware. Private balconies overlooking the ocean feature a dining table and chairs for four person. Elegant, large bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs in every room. Elevated outdoor pool and expansive deck overlooking the beach. Four story atrium with indoor pool, open-air restaurant, fitness center, and game room. Meeting facilities. Guest laundry on every floor, free HBO & Disney channel, Video tape players & computer data ports in every room. Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet Service throughout hotel.

Contact info:
1701 Atlantic Ave.
Ocean City, MD 21842 USA
phone: 866-627-8483
web: www.ocsuites.com

Room amenities: A separate living room, dining area, kitchen and private balcony overlooking the ocean. Extra-large bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and double sink vanity. Kitchen full equiped with large and small appliances in addition to dishware and cookware.

Facility amenities: Indoor Pool, Near Beach, Outdoor Pool, On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities (washer/dryer), Iron / Ironing Board, Coffee Maker, Full Kitchen, Health/Fitness Center On-Site, Hairdryer. Free Wireless Internet Service.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $100 - $250
Call reservations @ 866-627-8483 for rates. Reference Road Scholar.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, October 19 - Instruction/Painting/Lecture
Breakfast: Delicious breakfast served at the hotel from 7:30-8:30am.

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

Lunch: Lunch at hotel

Afternoon: Hands on painting with wonderful guidance from Nancy Thompson.

Dinner: Dinner in Hotel dining room.

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

Lodging: Holiday Inn Suites

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Luxury all-suite hotel located directly on the beach & boardwalk. Oversized suites with separate living room, bedroom, and kitchens including residential size dishwasher, range, refrigerator, microwave, and tons of cabinent space filled with dishes, utensils, and cookware. Private balconies overlooking the ocean feature a dining table and chairs for four person. Elegant, large bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs in every room. Elevated outdoor pool and expansive deck overlooking the beach. Four story atrium with indoor pool, open-air restaurant, fitness center, and game room. Meeting facilities. Guest laundry on every floor, free HBO & Disney channel, Video tape players & computer data ports in every room. Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet Service throughout hotel.

Contact info:
1701 Atlantic Ave.
Ocean City, MD 21842 USA
phone: 866-627-8483
web: www.ocsuites.com

Room amenities: A separate living room, dining area, kitchen and private balcony overlooking the ocean. Extra-large bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and double sink vanity. Kitchen full equiped with large and small appliances in addition to dishware and cookware.

Facility amenities: Indoor Pool, Near Beach, Outdoor Pool, On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities (washer/dryer), Iron / Ironing Board, Coffee Maker, Full Kitchen, Health/Fitness Center On-Site, Hairdryer. Free Wireless Internet Service.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $100 - $250
Call reservations @ 866-627-8483 for rates. Reference Road Scholar.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, October 20 - Instruction/Painting
Breakfast: Breakfast from 7:30am - 8:30am.

Morning: Explore contrast colors and focus. Build atmospheric perspective in a landscape.

Lunch: Lunch in Hotel Dining Room.

Afternoon: Participants will paint with guidance of instructor.

Dinner: Dinner in Hotel Dining Room.

Evening: Additional time with Nancy Thompson creating your painting.

Lodging: Holiday Inn Suites

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Luxury all-suite hotel located directly on the beach & boardwalk. Oversized suites with separate living room, bedroom, and kitchens including residential size dishwasher, range, refrigerator, microwave, and tons of cabinent space filled with dishes, utensils, and cookware. Private balconies overlooking the ocean feature a dining table and chairs for four person. Elegant, large bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs in every room. Elevated outdoor pool and expansive deck overlooking the beach. Four story atrium with indoor pool, open-air restaurant, fitness center, and game room. Meeting facilities. Guest laundry on every floor, free HBO & Disney channel, Video tape players & computer data ports in every room. Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet Service throughout hotel.

Contact info:
1701 Atlantic Ave.
Ocean City, MD 21842 USA
phone: 866-627-8483
web: www.ocsuites.com

Room amenities: A separate living room, dining area, kitchen and private balcony overlooking the ocean. Extra-large bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and double sink vanity. Kitchen full equiped with large and small appliances in addition to dishware and cookware.

Facility amenities: Indoor Pool, Near Beach, Outdoor Pool, On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities (washer/dryer), Iron / Ironing Board, Coffee Maker, Full Kitchen, Health/Fitness Center On-Site, Hairdryer. Free Wireless Internet Service.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $100 - $250
Call reservations @ 866-627-8483 for rates. Reference Road Scholar.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, October 21 - 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.

Lunch: Lunch at Hotel

Afternoon: Free afternoon for sightseeing, shopping, or painting on your own this beautiful seaside resort.

Dinner: Dinner on Your Own during independent evening

Evening: Free Time or paint on your own.

Lodging: Holiday Inn Suites

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Type: Hotel

Description: Luxury all-suite hotel located directly on the beach & boardwalk. Oversized suites with separate living room, bedroom, and kitchens including residential size dishwasher, range, refrigerator, microwave, and tons of cabinent space filled with dishes, utensils, and cookware. Private balconies overlooking the ocean feature a dining table and chairs for four person. Elegant, large bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs in every room. Elevated outdoor pool and expansive deck overlooking the beach. Four story atrium with indoor pool, open-air restaurant, fitness center, and game room. Meeting facilities. Guest laundry on every floor, free HBO & Disney channel, Video tape players & computer data ports in every room. Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet Service throughout hotel.

Contact info:
1701 Atlantic Ave.
Ocean City, MD 21842 USA
phone: 866-627-8483
web: www.ocsuites.com

Room amenities: A separate living room, dining area, kitchen and private balcony overlooking the ocean. Extra-large bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and double sink vanity. Kitchen full equiped with large and small appliances in addition to dishware and cookware.

Facility amenities: Indoor Pool, Near Beach, Outdoor Pool, On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities (washer/dryer), Iron / Ironing Board, Coffee Maker, Full Kitchen, Health/Fitness Center On-Site, Hairdryer. Free Wireless Internet Service.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $100 - $250
Call reservations @ 866-627-8483 for rates. Reference Road Scholar.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, October 22 - 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 in Hotel Dining Room.

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

Dinner: Dinner in Hotel Dining Room.

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: Holiday Inn Suites

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, October 23 - 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.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
4 Hands-on experiences

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4.9
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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