Imagine painting with the renowned artists of the village of San Juan La Laguna visiting what has been described as the most beautiful lakes in the world, Lake Atitlan. This bucket list worthy 1-day workshop brings you to the shores of Lake Atitlan where artists, writers, and nature enthusiasts have been drawn for decades.
Come to the Lake Atitlan region of Guatemala to enjoy a relaxed, peaceful atmosphere, fueled by imagination and inspiration. This is an amazing opportunity to learn from the artists of San Juan La Laguna. You may discover your own “creative genius” in this media that attributes so much importance to the colors of light. You will learn about landscapes, indigenous life, still life painting and experiment with colors and hues.
At the end of the day you will have your own painting to take home and a newfound talent you’ll want to continue to explore. There is no experience required and all painting supplies are provided for you. This is not your average art class, this is tailored to your individual learning goals and open to all levels of ability from beginners to those more experienced. Anyone who wants to discover the beauty, versatility and uniqueness of colors used by the Tz’utujil indigenous artists in San Juan are welcome.
Students will learn the unique indigenous techniques of oil painting and create dynamic works that bring life to the painting with a story.
We take care of the supplies, so you don’t have to worry about the mess. Just sit back, relax and create.