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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 21 — Apr 26, 2013

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Type: Inn

Description: Located on the waterfront in the heart of Historic Lewes, DE. All accommodations are generously sized and most feature a balcony overlooking the Lewes Harbor. The Inn is centrally located from unique shopping, the beach and historic sites.

Contact info:
122 Market Street
Lewes, DE 19958 USA
phone: 888-644-1911
web: www.theinnatcanalsquare.com

Room amenities: Most rooms feature a balcony overlooking the Lewes Harbor. All rooms have flat screen TVs with cable and HBO, complimentary high speed Internet access, mini refrigerators, hair dryers, and coffee makers.

Facility amenities: The lobby, with a fireplace, offers comfortable seating for quiet conversations, reading, and relaxation. The Inn also provides a guest fitness room, on on-site massage studio. Ample free on-site parking is available to their guests.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies
Call (toll free) 1-888-644-1911 for rates for additional nights. Reference Road Scholar.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, April 21 - Arrival, Check-in, & Orientation
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: Wonderful catered dinner at the hotel.

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

Lodging: The Inn at Canal Square

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Inn

Description: Located on the waterfront in the heart of Historic Lewes, DE. All accommodations are generously sized and most feature a balcony overlooking the Lewes Harbor. The Inn is centrally located from unique shopping, the beach and historic sites.

Contact info:
122 Market Street
Lewes, DE 19958 USA
phone: 888-644-1911
web: www.theinnatcanalsquare.com

Room amenities: Most rooms feature a balcony overlooking the Lewes Harbor. All rooms have flat screen TVs with cable and HBO, complimentary high speed Internet access, mini refrigerators, hair dryers, and coffee makers.

Facility amenities: The lobby, with a fireplace, offers comfortable seating for quiet conversations, reading, and relaxation. The Inn also provides a guest fitness room, on on-site massage studio. Ample free on-site parking is available to their guests.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies
Call (toll free) 1-888-644-1911 for rates for additional nights. Reference Road Scholar.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, April 22 - Instruction/Painting/Lecture
Breakfast: Delicious breakfast served at the hotel from 7:30-8:30am..

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

Lunch: Meet group for lunch.

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: The Inn at Canal Square

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Inn

Description: Located on the waterfront in the heart of Historic Lewes, DE. All accommodations are generously sized and most feature a balcony overlooking the Lewes Harbor. The Inn is centrally located from unique shopping, the beach and historic sites.

Contact info:
122 Market Street
Lewes, DE 19958 USA
phone: 888-644-1911
web: www.theinnatcanalsquare.com

Room amenities: Most rooms feature a balcony overlooking the Lewes Harbor. All rooms have flat screen TVs with cable and HBO, complimentary high speed Internet access, mini refrigerators, hair dryers, and coffee makers.

Facility amenities: The lobby, with a fireplace, offers comfortable seating for quiet conversations, reading, and relaxation. The Inn also provides a guest fitness room, on on-site massage studio. Ample free on-site parking is available to their guests.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies
Call (toll free) 1-888-644-1911 for rates for additional nights. Reference Road Scholar.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, April 23 - 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: The Inn at Canal Square

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Inn

Description: Located on the waterfront in the heart of Historic Lewes, DE. All accommodations are generously sized and most feature a balcony overlooking the Lewes Harbor. The Inn is centrally located from unique shopping, the beach and historic sites.

Contact info:
122 Market Street
Lewes, DE 19958 USA
phone: 888-644-1911
web: www.theinnatcanalsquare.com

Room amenities: Most rooms feature a balcony overlooking the Lewes Harbor. All rooms have flat screen TVs with cable and HBO, complimentary high speed Internet access, mini refrigerators, hair dryers, and coffee makers.

Facility amenities: The lobby, with a fireplace, offers comfortable seating for quiet conversations, reading, and relaxation. The Inn also provides a guest fitness room, on on-site massage studio. Ample free on-site parking is available to their guests.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies
Call (toll free) 1-888-644-1911 for rates for additional nights. Reference Road Scholar.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, April 24 - 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 this beautiful canal and quaint town.

Evening: Free Time or paint on your own.

Lodging: The Inn at Canal Square

Meals Included: Breakfast
Type: Inn

Description: Located on the waterfront in the heart of Historic Lewes, DE. All accommodations are generously sized and most feature a balcony overlooking the Lewes Harbor. The Inn is centrally located from unique shopping, the beach and historic sites.

Contact info:
122 Market Street
Lewes, DE 19958 USA
phone: 888-644-1911
web: www.theinnatcanalsquare.com

Room amenities: Most rooms feature a balcony overlooking the Lewes Harbor. All rooms have flat screen TVs with cable and HBO, complimentary high speed Internet access, mini refrigerators, hair dryers, and coffee makers.

Facility amenities: The lobby, with a fireplace, offers comfortable seating for quiet conversations, reading, and relaxation. The Inn also provides a guest fitness room, on on-site massage studio. Ample free on-site parking is available to their guests.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies
Call (toll free) 1-888-644-1911 for rates for additional nights. Reference Road Scholar.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, April 25 - 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: The Inn at Canal Square

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, April 26 - 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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Included
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5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
4 Hands-on experiences

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Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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