Improve your painting skills with world renowned artists on our Plein-Air or Online Painting Workshops

Connect with like-minded artists on unique experiences: if you love traveling as much as painting, join one of our  inspiring plein-air painting vacations to discover and capture the beauty of Europe or the US.

Plein-Air Painting Workshops in the US and Europe

Combine painting and traveling. Experience dreaming destinations with fellow artists while learning new painting skills. Check the calendar of all our plein-air painting workshops.

Recorded Online Painting Classes

Get a first row seat from the comfort of your home to learn new painting skills from high-caliber teachers.

Plein-Air Painting Workshops in Europe and the US

We offer exciting destinations:

In Europe: France (Giverny, Provence, French Alps, Loire Valley), Spain (Barcelona and the Costa Brava), Belgium.

In the US: Santa Barbara, Carmel, Santa Fe

  • Fully escorted tour: A friendly, knowledgeable bi-lingual tour guide will be with you throughout
  • Small group tour (8-15 artists): We want to make sure you get a personalized experience
  • Gourmet food and wine: We will treat you to nice restaurants and prepare picnic lunches. Eating will be an experience you will remember.
  • Comfortable Transportation with A/C: We will pick you up at the airport and drive you every day to the painting sites
  • Daily painting classes: We always choose high-caliber instructor who will demo and help each of you to improve your painting skills
  • Cultural visits: We will visit local markets, medieval villages and immerse ourselves in the culture.

Recordings of our Virtual Interactive Painting Classes on Zoom

The V.I.E.W. Academy (Virtual Interactive Escapade Workshops) offered over 140 recordings of past online painting classes taught by more than 40 high-caliber teachers.

  • We offer recordings of  online painting classes for all levels from beginners to advanced painters
  • The workshops were live, interactive and hands-on for the participants. 
  • The teacher demonstrates step by step,  breaking up the process in manageable steps, giving you time to paint
  • You can email your work to the teacher to get personal feedback and critique

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French Escapade LLC | 2389 Blackpool Place | San Leandro, CA 94577 | 510-483-5713 | contact@frenchescapade.com
California Seller of Travel Licence-CST #: 2091909-40
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