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QUESTIONS OF TRAVEL: A POETRY ADVENTURE – with Kim Addonizio and Flower Conroy

La Romita School of Art Terni, Italy

Should we have stayed at home and thought of here? Elizabeth BishopThe answer, of course, is an emphatic, No! Carpe diem—seize the day—as the Roman poet Horace declared. Come to La Romita and join poets Kim Addonizio and Flower Conroy for a workshop inspired by the landscape, the food, the history, and the poets who […]

$3200

THE ART OF DISCOVERY- SELF-EXPRESSION AT THE CROSSROADS OF POETRY AND ART – with Melissa Grace Young and Emily Ransdell

La Romita School of Art Terni, Italy

Taste the richness of Umbria while opening to the spirit of creative self-expression. Envision a travel and journaling experience where poetry and art merge with ample opportunities for hands-on exploration and experimentation. Imagine La Romita as your home base, on the site of our monastery, and your studio in a church built in the 1500s […]

$3800

WATERMEDIA FOR NEWBIES! with Georgia Mansur

La Romita School of Art Terni, Italy

This water based media Georgia Mansur workshop will give you the tools to take your art to the next level. The most compelling art touches people on an emotional level, and so she will help you to access the power of your creative voice. Georgia - whom students have nicknamed "The Art Whisperer" - feels […]

$3850

INNER AND OUTER VIEWS – with Carol Ivey

La Romita School of Art Terni, Italy

This workshop explores the expressive choices of the artist, focusing on composition, space, and color. The group will take inspiration from artists like Bonnard, Hockney, Van Gogh, Morandi, and Klee. The workshop is designed for artists of all experience levels, combining sketch-book and plein air mixed-media techniques. On-site and studio sessions will focus on composition, expressive color use, and basic drawing techniques. Carol will work with you to refine your personal vision, aiming to develop skills and explore new expressive pathways.

$3750

THE ITALIAN INTENSIVE VI – with Katherine Brimberry and Suzi Davidoff

La Romita School of Art Terni, Italy

Piano Per Favore! Slow Down Please - Mindful Drawing and Printmaking In these times of instant everything, Katherine Brimberry and Suzi Davidoff's sixth Italian Intensive Printmaking and Drawing workshop invites you to slow down and appreciate the world around you.  This session will include direct polymer gravure etching – using the sun to help etch […]

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THE ART OF TAPESTRY AND NATURAL DYEING – with Shelley Socolofsky

La Romita School of Art Terni, Italy

Join tapestry artist Shelley Socolofsky for La Romita’s first workshop in the fiber arts! You will begin your workshop by sourcing local plants and sheep’s wool from the Umbrian landscape, then dye the wool using the very recipes dating back to the 10th century.  The natural dyeing of wool and linen during Medieval Europe regularly […]

$3750

PAINTING THE FIGURE/PORTRAIT INDOORS AND OUT – with David Shevlino

La Romita School of Art Terni, Italy

In this workshop - the first of its kind at La Romita - David Shevlino will lead the group in exploring the human figure both in the studio and out. For the first several days, you will work in the studio, painting both figure and portrait from a nude model. For the second, the group […]

Early Registration $2790

QUESTIONS OF TRAVEL: A POETRY ADVENTURE – with Kim Addonizio and Tracey Knapp

La Romita School of Art Terni, Italy

Should we have stayed at home and thought of here? Elizabeth BishopThe answer, of course, is an emphatic, No! Carpe diem—seize the day—as the Roman poet Horace declared. Come to La Romita and join poets Kim Addonizio and Tracey Knapp for a workshop inspired by the landscape, the food, the history, and the poets who […]

Early Registration $3070

TEXTURES OF UMBRIA IN WATERCOLOR COLLAGE – with Beth Ostapiuk

La Romita School of Art Terni, Italy

Beth Ostapiuk first attended La Romita in 2009, and was invited to return in 2011 to lead her own workshop.  Beth loved every minute of her experience there, and now returns to once again to provide a choice experience to other fellow artists. “Live creatively everyday” is her motto. Beth fell in love with watercolor […]

Early Registration $3487

As La Romita School caters to multiple levels of instruction and various forms of the arts, prices will vary by session, season, instructor, and offerings.

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