Italy – Liguria 2014

Art, Pray, Love…

Liguria Art Tour 2014 in Alta Val Nervia

Aqua Light - Carolyn Sheather

Aqua Light - Carolyn Sheather

With Carolyn Sheather 23rd – 30th September

Please take a flight to Nice to meet on the 23rd…

Nice Airport connects to Rome and Milan and most European cities as

well as being on the main train line.

TOUR BEGINS:                                

DAY 1/ (Tues 23rd) FREE DAY

Pick up from Nice Airport – (Details of meeting provided at a later date)

Transfer to our Villa nestled in the hills only 1 hr drive away from the hustle and bustle of the seaside resorts, surrounded by olive groves with exquisite views of surrounding Alps.

Welcome drinks & dinner on our terrace with its beautiful view of the countryside.


DAY 2 / (Wed 24th)

We will spend the day painting at our Villa enjoying a variety of subjects in the tranquility of our surroundings.


DAY 3 / (Thurs 25th) Dolceacqua:

Only 10 minutes from our Villa, we reach the lovely village of Dolceacqua, overlooked by the Castello del Doria. Monet loved this area and painted the castle and old bridge which he described as a “jewel of lightness”. (Dinner out)


DAY 4/ (Fri 26th) Apricale:

Known as the Artists village, the facades of its pink and ochre buildings display beautiful murals.


DAY 5/ (Sat 27th) Bordighera:

This small seaside town with its beautiful church perched on a rock of the Lungomare with gardens that cascade into the sea. Then we continue onto the Pompeo Mariani Museum. Mariani was a close friend and contemporary of Monet and the finest marine Artist of his generation.


We will have the opportunity to paint these areas of Italy that inspired Monet


DAY 6/ (Sun 28th)

The Morning painting session is at the Villa, afternoon visit to Bussana Vecchia, to see the work of community of Artists and to wander around the shops if possible. (Fabulous Pizza in Isolabona for Dinner)



This pretty village with its running River, stunning bridge and impressive white boulders is a well-kept secret in a hidden corner of Liguria. (Afternoon Review)


DAY 8/ (Tues 30th) FREE DAY

Depart our villa at 9am, transfer back to Nice Airport…

1 hr drive.


We may change the dates of locations to suit conditions…

Contact or call (07) 5478 9387 or +61 414 945 310


Art, Pray, Love…


$ 1,725 (based on twin share) $350 (single supplementary)

Non-painters are most welcome to join us.

Tour cost includes:

  • Accommodation for 7 nights in country Villa
  • 7 breakfasts at Villa
  • All Dinners, including 2 out
  • All Lunches, including 4 on location
  • Professional Art Tuition
  • Celebration and Review
  • All painting excursions & Outings
  • Airport transfers to and from Villa
  • Welcome and Farewell drinks


Costs do no include:

Flights or other means of travel to the region

Entrance fees to sites

Art Materials



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