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TOMAHAWK, WISCONSIN

Capturing the Colors of the Season: Painting, Sketching and Drawing in the Northwoods

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Program #4529RJ
13 Days | 12 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.
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Art supplies will be needed, a detailed "to bring list" will be provided upon registration; call for more information or visit our website www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven and look for the Road Scholar Link on the Public Programs/Calendar page.

Itinerary for Sep 15 — Sep 27, 2013

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Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, September 15 - Arrival/Orientation
Afternoon: Arrive at Treehaven. Check-in at Main Office between 3:00-5:30 PM.

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Evening: Meet in Sylvester Auditorium 7:00 PM. Welcome, orientation and introductions.

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, September 16 - Onsite - Indoor or out technique class
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Morning: 8:30 AM Introduction to the space and materials. Group Instruction/Lecture/Demonstration Indoor/onsite technique class.

Lunch: 12:00-1:00 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Afternoon: 1:00-4:30 PM Open Studio time, Indoors or Out/on-site. Individual instruction as needed.

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Evening: 7:00 PM Slideshoe; The Art of Landscape

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, September 17 - Onsite - Indoor or out technique class
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Morning: 8:30 AM Group Instruction/Lecture Demonstration Indoor/onsite technique class.

Lunch: 12:00-1:00 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Afternoon: 1:00-4:30 PM Open Studio Time. Indoors or out/onsite. Individual instruction as needed. Discuss value and contrast.

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Evening: 7:00 PM Open Studio Time

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, September 18 - Field Trip off site! (Transportation provided)
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Morning: 8:30 AM Leave for "Birds in Art" at the Woodson Art Musem (Return in time for Dinner)

Lunch: Field/Box Lunch at Eau Claire Dells

Afternoon: 1:00-4:15 PM Field trip to Equ Claire Dells, Open Studio Time.

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Evening: 7:00 PM Optional Movie, Microcosmos (popcorn?)

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, September 19 - Onsite - Indoor or out technique class
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Morning: 8:30 AM Group Instruction/Lecture Demonstration. Watercolor Basics, Materials, and Principles.

Lunch: 12:00-1:00 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Afternoon: 1:00-4:30 PM Demo and practice watercolor washes. Open studio time.

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Evening: 7:00 PM Open studio time 9:00 PM Campfire

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Six: Friday, September 20 - Onsite - Indoor or out technique class
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Morning: 8:30 AM Group Instruction/Lecture Demonstration. Review watercolor washes, demo and practive hard and soft edges.

Lunch: 12:00-1:00 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Afternoon: 1:00-4:30 PM Demo and practice watercolor glazing. Open studio time.

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall.

Evening: 7:00 PM Open studio time

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Seven: Saturday, September 21 - Free/open studio time
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Lunch: 12-1:00 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Eight: Sunday, September 22 - Free/open studio time
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Lunch: 12-1:00 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Nine: Monday, September 23 - Onsite - Indoor or out technique class
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Morning: 8:30-12:00 PM Lecture/Demostration on saving the whites, Demo lifting. Practice saving the whites and lifting.

Lunch: 12-1:00 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Afternoon: 1:00-4:30 PM Group Instruction/Open Studio Time Outside: Dissecting an image and prep for painting. Painting light to dark (traditional watercolor technique).

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Evening: 7:00 PM Open studio time

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Ten: Tuesday, September 24 - Fieldtrip offsite! (Transportation provided)
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Morning: 8:30-12:00 PM Group Instruction/Lecture and Demonstration. Challenge the instructor, answers to your watercolor questions, pack your field kit for afternoon trip.

Lunch: 12-1:00 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Afternoon: 1:00-4:30 PM Fieldtrip to Almon Nature Area (20 minutes travel time)

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Evening: 7:00 PM Movie in Downstairs Lounge (Optional)

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Eleven: Wednesday, September 25 - Field Trip off site! (Transportation provided)
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Morning: 8:30-12:00 PM Open studio time (indoors or out)

Lunch: 12-1:00 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Afternoon: 1:00-4:30 PM Open studio time (indoors or out)

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Evening: 7:00 PM Open studio time

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Twelve: Thursday, September 26 - Onsite - Indoor or out technique class, Evening A...
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Morning: 8:30-12:00 PM Open studio time (indoors or out)

Lunch: 12-1:00 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Afternoon: 1:00-4:30 PM Open studio time (indoors or out)

Dinner: 5:30-6:30 PM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Evening: 7:00 PM Group Show/Photography Class Slideshow. Presentation of awards. 9:00 PM Campfire

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Treehaven, an educational field station of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located on a 1,400-acre forest reserve near Tomahawk, Wisconsin. Main lodge houses a spacious lounge, recreation equipment, computer lab w/internet, nature library, fireplace and the dining hall where home-cooked meals are served. Wildlife and wetlands await you in this very scenic area of northern Wisconsin.

Contact info:
W2540 Pickerel Creek Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487-9112 USA
phone: 715-453-4106
web: www.uwsp.edu/cnr/treehaven/

Room amenities: Private phone.

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

Bathroom: Standard shared baths.

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact Treehaven at 715-453-4106 for more information.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Thirteen: Friday, September 27 - Wrap-up/Departure
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM WinterBerry Dining Hall

Morning: Pack and check out.

Lunch: Field lunch available for take away.

Lodging: Treehaven Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

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7 Expert-led lectures
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