Italian Sketchbook 2024 ~ Trip Details

Italy Watercolor Sketchbook retreat: June 1-8, 2024

-Seven nights shared accommodation at the beautiful Locanda del Gallo. This restored 12th century villa offers lovely rooms with a private or semi-private bath.

-Three meals each day carefully prepared in the traditions of Mediterranean cuisine using local produce 80% organically grown and prepared by an on-site chef. Special dietary needs accommodated.

-Use of art studio, tea service, wellness center with Jacuzzi spa and steam bath. Daily room cleaning.

-Massage services available.

-Sketchbook/watercolor instruction with artists Michael and Victoria Copeland ~ All Levels of     Experience (classes taught in English)

-Sketchbook Art Supply Kit

-One full day and one half-day excursion by private bus/taxi to local hilltop villages, i.e., Assisi, St. Francis Basilica, Gubbio market, Deruta ceramic studio, local festivals at Facilitator’s discretion.

-Regional Wine Tasting!!

*Optional Regional Italian Cooking Class - Lunch - for an additional fee of $20/per person

Not included:
Travel/Trip Insurance. We strongly recommend buying travel insurance. Typically this must be bought within 10-14 days of trip enrollment (payment of deposit).

Overnight expenses for early arrival or late departures.                                                                      

Transfers, items of a personal nature, any meals or optional sightseeing not listed in the itinerary 

$2,650. Per Person Shared room w/private bath or semi-private bath. Based on double occupancy. (US funds) (Call for private room rates and availability)

*$500 Nonrefundable deposit due upon registration!

Returning Students! Take $50 off your trip total if you still have your sketchbook art kit from a previous Sketchbook Tours retreat…and you bring it!
QUESTIONS? Please contact: Victoria or Michael Copeland for all questions and concerns at: 

Cancellation Policy:                                                                                                                                                                      Reservation is effective upon receipt of your registration form, signed disclaimer form, and payment of deposit. Your non-refundable payment balance is due Feburary 15, 2024. For this reason we strongly advise purchasing travel insurance to cover losses that would be incurred in the event of cancellation. Sketchbook Tours reserves the right to cancel this retreat if the minimum number of students is not met by February 15, 2024. In this case, participants will receive a full refund.