Dar Kantzaro Route de Fes Km 10, Marrakesh 40000 Morocco

Painting with Tim Benson in Marrakesh

08th April 2018 | 6 nights | 5 full Days tuition | Route de Fes Km 10, Marrakesh 40000, Morocco


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About The Course

April 8th – 14th | Residential | Morocco

‘Marrakesh taught me colour’ -Yves Saint Laurent

We have 2 non residential places available at £950 – These places include three meals a day Dar Kantzro, tuition and all other course privileges, excluding accommodation. We can help you organise your local accommodation and transport to and from it will be included.

Take 5 days to switch off your phone, focus on your work and gain insight and knowledge from a highly successful artist with us in Morocco.

This residential painting course with the Royal Institute of Oil Painter’s Vice President Tim Benson will be an unforgettable experience includes five days tuition . Instructive and inspiring, this is an incredible opportunity to work en plein air in the incredible Moroccan landscape.

Students will be guided in making quick, energetic, well observed landscape paintings with good use of clean colour. The course will look at using tonal values and energetic mark making to create atmospheric works which convey light and space.

Sunday April 8th  – Arrival settle in, welcome drinks and dinner.

Monday – Introduction and painting at Villa in the grounds.

Tuesday – Morning – Excursion to Atlas mountain with lunch out at Kasbah  Tamadot.

Wednesday – Morning Painting at Villa – afternoon relax

Thursday – Painting in Marrakesh – visit Jardin Majorelle

Friday – Morning painting and lunch at Villa – afternoon – one to one crit and group crit. Farewell dinner

Saturday April 14th  – Bon voyage and transfers to airport.

‘A true tranquil luxury retreat just outside of busy Marrakesh. Ideal for relaxing in the sun, beautiful rooms, immaculately kept gardens.
The staff were absolutely fantastic. There was nothing too much we could ask for.’

Enjoying the best of Moroccan hospitality in a fully staffed villa with extensive grounds, pool and hammam twenty minutes outside Marrakesh.

Inclusive of airport transfers, all transport on excursions and meals at the villa and excursions, meals out of the villa are at the student’s own cost.

Field easels provided, artist to bring their own materials.

Arrive 8th | leave 14th

Flights not included but price does include transfer to and from the airport.

Pay full amount or deposit, payment plans available, please contact us to discuss.

Balance due no later than 8th Feb 2018, 2 months prior to the start of the course, see Terms and Conditions for full details

About The Tutor

Tim Benson PROI NEAC

Vice President of The Royal Institute of Oil Painters Tim works thickly and freely to create loose yet exquisitely drawn work.

About The Venue

Dar Kantzaro Villa Hotel Marrakech

Perfect for painting, this beautiful luxury villa is only 20 minutes from the central Medina and in easy view of the spectacular mountains of Marrakesh. Stunning grounds, pool, and exquisite service makes this a special haven to either relax in the garden or explore the incredible surroundings from.

Dar Kantzaro Villa

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Price: £950.00 Date: 08th April 2018 Location: Morocco Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced Medium: Oil