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Missouri

The Palette of the Ozarks: Watercolors for Beginners

Find your inspiration in the pristine landscapes of the Ozarks as you enjoy daily watercolor lessons, learn the art of sketching and explore nearby museums and geological sites.
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Program No. 21648RJ
Length
5 days
Starts at
699
Special Offer
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Missouri

The Palette of the Ozarks: Watercolors for Beginners

Find your inspiration in the pristine landscapes of the Ozarks as you enjoy daily watercolor lessons, learn the art of sketching and explore nearby museums and geological sites.
Length
5 days
Starts at
699
Special Offer
Click on Dates & Prices below to see special offer details.
Program No. 21648 RJ
Prefer to enroll or inquire by phone? 800-454-5768
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DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Oct 11 - Oct 15, 2021
Starting at
699
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms! Free singles sell out quickly, so be sure to enroll early.

Oct 25 - Oct 29, 2021
Starting at
699
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms! Free singles sell out quickly, so be sure to enroll early.

DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Oct 11 - Oct 15, 2021
Starting at
699
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms! Free singles sell out quickly, so be sure to enroll early.

Oct 25 - Oct 29, 2021
Starting at
699
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms! Free singles sell out quickly, so be sure to enroll early.

At a Glance

Get in touch with your inner artist as you spend a relaxing and rejuvenating week in the heart of Missouri’s Ozarks. Under the tutelage of professional art instructors, learn the basic techniques of watercoloring, including brush strokes, texturing and blending. Then, try your hand at painting a portrait, a landscape and a still life painting. Take in the surrounding natural beauty of the nearby lake and woods as you begin to create a sketch book journal and learn the beauty of writing memoirs. At the end of the week, showcase your work for your fellow artists to enjoy.
Activity Level
Easy Going
Walking up to one mile over uneven terrain.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Create a beautiful landscape painting with the stunning Sunnen Lake and shoreline as your subject.
  • Find creative inspiration on a field trip to Elephant Rocks State Park and Old Historic Caledonia.
  • Choose from a variety of engaging activities throughout the week, including hiking, mini golf, archery and more.

General Notes

The Retreat Difference: This unique, often basic and no-frills experience at a Road Scholar Retreat includes opportunities for early morning exercise, interaction with the local community for insight into local life, an authentic farm-to-table or locally sourced meal, a live performance or event, and a value-priced single room.
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Shannon Skaggs
Shannon Skaggs is an energetic mother of three that is passionate about the outdoors. She has years of experience working with adults of all ages. She enjoys working closely and getting to know all of the program participants. She is dedicated and passionate about Road Scholar programs. Shannon is the adult program director at the YMCA of the Ozarks Trout Lodge.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Shannon Skaggs is an energetic mother of three that is passionate about the outdoors. She has years of experience working with adults of all ages. She enjoys working closely and getting to know all of the program participants. She is dedicated and passionate about Road Scholar programs. Shannon is the adult program director at the YMCA of the Ozarks Trout Lodge.





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