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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 20 — Oct 25, 2013

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Type: Resort

Description: The Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel is the finest all Non-Smoking hotel in Ocean City, Maryland, featuring luxurious hotel rooms and a 40,000 square foot Conference Center. Located directly on the beach and overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, you'll get the best in Ocean City resorts with unmatched comfort and convenience. For your comfort and enjoyment we feature luxury non-smoking, ocean-view rooms, two oceanfront restaurants, a nightclub, live entertainment both inside and on the beach (in season), a health club, year-round indoor pool, and heated outdoor pool (open in season). Free Wireless Internet Access throughout hotel.

Contact info:
10100 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 USA
phone: 800-638-2100
web: www.clarionoc.com/

Room amenities: • All Non-Smoking Rooms • Standing Oceanview Balcony • Free Wireless Internet Access • 37 Flat screen with Free HBO • Microwave • Refrigerator • Coffee Maker • Hair Dryer • Iron and Ironing Board • Room Service • In-Room Safe • Valet Dry Cleaning Service • Voice Mail • Wake-Up Service

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $69.00
Please contact hotel to arrange for additional nights.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, October 20 - Orientation
Afternoon: At 4:00 there will be a welcome and orientation in the Conference Room, where you get your schedule for the week.

Dinner: On-site Coordinator will meet you at 5:30pm for dinner.

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

Lodging: Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Resort

Description: The Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel is the finest all Non-Smoking hotel in Ocean City, Maryland, featuring luxurious hotel rooms and a 40,000 square foot Conference Center. Located directly on the beach and overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, you'll get the best in Ocean City resorts with unmatched comfort and convenience. For your comfort and enjoyment we feature luxury non-smoking, ocean-view rooms, two oceanfront restaurants, a nightclub, live entertainment both inside and on the beach (in season), a health club, year-round indoor pool, and heated outdoor pool (open in season). Free Wireless Internet Access throughout hotel.

Contact info:
10100 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 USA
phone: 800-638-2100
web: www.clarionoc.com/

Room amenities: • All Non-Smoking Rooms • Standing Oceanview Balcony • Free Wireless Internet Access • 37 Flat screen with Free HBO • Microwave • Refrigerator • Coffee Maker • Hair Dryer • Iron and Ironing Board • Room Service • In-Room Safe • Valet Dry Cleaning Service • Voice Mail • Wake-Up Service

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $69.00
Please contact hotel to arrange for additional nights.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, October 21 - Instruction/Painting/Lecture
Breakfast: Breakfast 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: Hotel dining room.

Afternoon: Participants will paint with guidance of instructor.

Dinner: Dinner in Hotel dining room.

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

Lodging: Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Resort

Description: The Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel is the finest all Non-Smoking hotel in Ocean City, Maryland, featuring luxurious hotel rooms and a 40,000 square foot Conference Center. Located directly on the beach and overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, you'll get the best in Ocean City resorts with unmatched comfort and convenience. For your comfort and enjoyment we feature luxury non-smoking, ocean-view rooms, two oceanfront restaurants, a nightclub, live entertainment both inside and on the beach (in season), a health club, year-round indoor pool, and heated outdoor pool (open in season). Free Wireless Internet Access throughout hotel.

Contact info:
10100 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 USA
phone: 800-638-2100
web: www.clarionoc.com/

Room amenities: • All Non-Smoking Rooms • Standing Oceanview Balcony • Free Wireless Internet Access • 37 Flat screen with Free HBO • Microwave • Refrigerator • Coffee Maker • Hair Dryer • Iron and Ironing Board • Room Service • In-Room Safe • Valet Dry Cleaning Service • Voice Mail • Wake-Up Service

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $69.00
Please contact hotel to arrange for additional nights.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, October 22 - 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 in Hotel Dining Room.

Afternoon: Participants will paint with guidance of instructor.

Dinner: Dinner in Hotel Dining Room.

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

Lodging: Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Resort

Description: The Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel is the finest all Non-Smoking hotel in Ocean City, Maryland, featuring luxurious hotel rooms and a 40,000 square foot Conference Center. Located directly on the beach and overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, you'll get the best in Ocean City resorts with unmatched comfort and convenience. For your comfort and enjoyment we feature luxury non-smoking, ocean-view rooms, two oceanfront restaurants, a nightclub, live entertainment both inside and on the beach (in season), a health club, year-round indoor pool, and heated outdoor pool (open in season). Free Wireless Internet Access throughout hotel.

Contact info:
10100 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 USA
phone: 800-638-2100
web: www.clarionoc.com/

Room amenities: • All Non-Smoking Rooms • Standing Oceanview Balcony • Free Wireless Internet Access • 37 Flat screen with Free HBO • Microwave • Refrigerator • Coffee Maker • Hair Dryer • Iron and Ironing Board • Room Service • In-Room Safe • Valet Dry Cleaning Service • Voice Mail • Wake-Up Service

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $69.00
Please contact hotel to arrange for additional nights.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, October 23 - 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.

Evening: Free Time or paint on your own.

Lodging: Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast
Type: Resort

Description: The Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel is the finest all Non-Smoking hotel in Ocean City, Maryland, featuring luxurious hotel rooms and a 40,000 square foot Conference Center. Located directly on the beach and overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, you'll get the best in Ocean City resorts with unmatched comfort and convenience. For your comfort and enjoyment we feature luxury non-smoking, ocean-view rooms, two oceanfront restaurants, a nightclub, live entertainment both inside and on the beach (in season), a health club, year-round indoor pool, and heated outdoor pool (open in season). Free Wireless Internet Access throughout hotel.

Contact info:
10100 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 USA
phone: 800-638-2100
web: www.clarionoc.com/

Room amenities: • All Non-Smoking Rooms • Standing Oceanview Balcony • Free Wireless Internet Access • 37 Flat screen with Free HBO • Microwave • Refrigerator • Coffee Maker • Hair Dryer • Iron and Ironing Board • Room Service • In-Room Safe • Valet Dry Cleaning Service • Voice Mail • Wake-Up Service

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $69.00
Please contact hotel to arrange for additional nights.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, October 24 - 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: Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, October 25 - 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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Ocean City, MD
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For additional information, visit: www.oceancity.org

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
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
4 Hands-on experiences

Ratings

4.9
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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