Pre-breakfast tai chi session. Standing outside painting for all sessions, weather dependent. Walking on uneven terrain.
At 8:00 a.m. in the Mayflower Dining Room, the breakfast buffet offers choices such as scrambled eggs, sausage or bacon, hot and cold cereals, fruit bar with yogurt and granola, bread for toast, milk, juice, coffee, tea, water.
Before breakfast, we will enjoy a tai chi session that promotes strength, balance, and peace of mind. After breakfast, our art instructor will begin the morning with discussion and demonstration of techniques as we focus on landscapes in oil. After a refreshment break, we’ll continue with demonstrations and work on individual projects in the studio or en plein air, depending on the weather.
In the Mayflower Dining Room, the lunch buffet includes a full salad bar, soup of the day, sandwich, dessert, coffee, tea, and water.
We’ll return to our work, as our instructor works with artists, offering feedback on their projects. Afterward, we will enjoy free time to engage in recreational opportunities on campus, relax, or continue working on our canvas.
Dining room buffet.
Gathering in the Fireside Room, we will be joined by a member of the Monadnock Conservancy staff, who will talk with us about the treasured open spaces that continue to inspire artists in our region.