Join us for a painting and sketching holiday on the greenest part of the Adriatic sea. Enjoy delicious Mediterranean cuisine, delightful wines and the camaraderie of fellow artists. The workshops are based in Poreč, a small picturesque resort town in Istria-Croatia. You will be staying in the Hotel Villa Gloria, a family owned and operated hotel with exceptional service. There will be painting excursions to the Istrian hill cities, and to the Rovinj where every street and stone calls to be painted.



Porec Croatia

Like a magical oasis of inspirations and rich heritage, Istria catches the fascination of travelers from every corner of the world. The opulent cultural fabric of the Istrian peninsula is woven of buildings from almost every cultural era, while the Roman amphitheater in Pula and the Euphrasius Basilica in Poreč are world-class monuments.


7 day workshop starts from €1490. Check your favorite artist for more information about the pricing.

Workshop Package includes:
Trip around Istria, en plein air painting around area, most of the ground transportation, airport pick-up & drop-off, studio space, teacher tuition, field easels and much more.
Accommodation in a newly renovated rooms, all air-conditioned, private bathrooms, homemade authentic meals daily, free wi-fi.


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Margaret Evans, June 2018

2018, June 16 – 23rd Through my teaching & travelling worldwide, I have learnt to express myself through my work with bold tone & colour, meeting many inspiring artists along the way around... Read More

Nancy Nowak, July 2018

2018, June 30th – July 7th Nancy Feinman Nowak earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at Cleveland Institute of Art in 1981, where her main interests were Enameling and Oil painting. After... Read More

Karen Margulis, Sept 2018

2018, Sept 22 – Sept 29. Karen Margulis graduated from the University of Florida with a BA in Education, but started to seriously paint in 2005. Since then she has been creating a... Read More

Nancie King Mertz, Oct 2017

2017, Oct 1 – 8th. Workshop description: Along with short demos, Nancie’s workshops focus on individual attention for each painter. Her plein air paintings are carried to completion, which she encourages in her... Read More