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An Artists’ Retreat with Anna Rhodes
Recommended in “O” The Oprah Magazine

April 23-28, 2017
Sunday through Friday
Exploring Beauty Through Painting and Drawing
Inspired by ‘the painters of light’ Monet, Manet, Turner, Cezanne, Van Gogh
Discover the infinite possibilities, versatility, lusciousness, and ease of creating with the finest pigments, pencils, panels and papers.

In this six day concentrated art course, designed to encourage instinctive confident creativity, you will have the opportunity to experience drawing, painting, composing, layering and manipulating the finest array of paints, pigments, pencils and papers in unique and exciting ways.

The emphasis on personalized instruction, the freedom to follow your individual artistic path and the building of knowledge and skill within a creative community, define the foundation of this retreat. Daily demonstrations, individual and group dialogue, videos and inspiring resources are a part of each day.

Fees for An Artists’ Retreat include:
Six Day Artists’ Course
Individual and class instruction,
Artists’ materials: a wide array is included and a supply list will be sent upon registration.
Spacious studio, including easels
Portfolio of course information
Films of artist’s lives and lending library of art books

Tuition for An Artists’ Course:
Tuition fee: $1550 with $125 studio supply fee
$450 non-refundable deposit due upon registration.
Balance is due before March 10th, 2017.

Accommodations are Paid Separately

Accommodations Package at Cypress Inn includes:
Guest Room (room choice is on a first-come basis)
Daily breakfast at inn
Daily lunch buffet in studio
Daily beverage service in studio
Welcome reception Sunday evening
Celebration dinner party Thursday evening
Tax, gratuities and delivery fees

$2,464 Single Occupancy
$1,407 Per Person Double Occupancy
*Contact inn for deposit and cancellation policies.
*Cancellation and trip insurance may be obtained at Allianz Travel Insurance.

For additional accommodation information please contact:

Cypress Inn
ph 831.624.3871 | Email

The Vagabond’s House
831.624.7738 | Email

Anna Rhodes, BFA, MA, has studied, taught and created art in extraordinary settings throughout the world. Her background is a fascinating collage of classical training, the deeply felt influences of the Renaissance, the Impressionists, the Bauhaus Movement and a creative passion grown from spending the 60’s in New York, the 70’s and 80’s in San Francisco and a lifetime traveling internationally.

805 Magazine, October 2015: Uncovering the Inner Artist in Carmel
Read about Anna Rhodes and An Artists’ Retreat in 805 Magazine.

For additional information, you may contact Anna Rhodes: visit her website at or call at (206) 328 1788