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SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE, PENNSYLVANIA

Watercolor Workshop in the Pocono Mountains

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Program #16912RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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.
Linda from Mahaffey, PA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
This watercolor class is perfect for any level of watercolor artist. The instructor for the class is phenomenal and there is plenty of time to improve your watercolor expertise as well as engage in other educational opportunities.

Betsy from Lititz, PA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
Great program. Had a wonderful time.

Sandra from Alexandria, VA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
Sandy from Alexandria,VA The watercolor workshop was terrific!! I was a beginner and was a particularly impressed with the teacher, Patricia A Griffin, a professional artist. She was excellent! Daily she spent time with each student, who varied in ability, and provided helpful guidance. The week was packed full of fun, painting, fellowship, kayaking down the Delaware River, lectures, excellent food and accommodations, golf cart tours, astrology, and much more. I would definitely recommend this workshop to anyone. The week was well organized and the staff was very attentive to the participants. Special mention to Cindy, our Road Scholar hostess, and Scott and Steve.

Jan from Lititz, PA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
What a glorious week of sun, fun, food, friendship and -oh yeah- PAINTING! The accommodations were perfect. The staff at the hotel tripped over themselves in kindness as did Cindy our Roads Scholar hostess. Scott and Steve were fun, energetic and supportive- always smiling. Now to the main focus- painting- Our instructor Patricia Griffin was so much fun. She has a lively personality with humor and talent. She instructed to include everyone from experienced painters to the absolute beginner - offering one on one instruction and advice. She encouraged us to set goals and develop our OWN style- not just adopt her style. She was wonderful to work with in a relaxed, joyful atmosphere. If you are considering this course- I say DO IT!! You will love it!!!! PS there were evening camp fires with s'mores, tours of the grounds in golf carts, hikes, a snack bar, pool, hot tub, a concert in the lobby, cookies an your turned down bed and ... so much more!

Barbara P. from Silver Spring, MD Number of programs attended: 16
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
Nice pacing, the instructor Patricia Griffin presented a challenging program, yet personalized it to each individual's ability. Particularly interesting was the visit to her own studio and to learn more about her life work, and how it works.


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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 5 dinners
15 Expert-led lectures
15 Field trips
8 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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