Painting in Tuscany
at Tenuta di Spannocchia
With Molly Davis and Doug Dawson
April 6 -15, 2019

September 1, 2018
Half deposit (non refundable)

Package includes:

• Workshop fee for Molly’s or Doug’s teaching
• Accommodations at Spannocchia Villa
• All meals and snacks except for Siena excursion
• Transportation to and from Florence Airport
• Transportation to and from Siena
• Atelier studio

Package does not include:

• Roundtrip flight from United States
• Florence expenses such as meals, cabs, etc.
• Siena expenses such as meals, cabs, etc.
• Art supplies

Workshop and Accomodations
Fattoria rooms with bathroom across hall.
• Shared $3010.00
• Private $3420.00

For more information please contact: Molly Davis at or Doug Dawson at

The Tuscan countryside is a magical place and a painter’s paradise. This ten day trip to the beautiful Tenuta de Spannocchia Villa includes a week-long workshop with Molly and Doug and a one-day excursion to Siena. Included in the price is a 7-day workshop, accommodations at the villa and all meals served in a communal setting.

What you can expect: There will be lots of individual help and instruction, An opportunity to paint in a beautiful setting; There will be great camaraderie, meeting and sharing your art interest with others while experiencing the Italian culture and cuisine.

Molly Davis’ background is in watercolor and oil. Doug Dawson’s background is pastel and oil. Both Molly Davis and Doug Dawson will give demonstrations and provide daily individual instruction. Their teaching styles are similar, and both teach Plein Air painting at the Art Students League of Denver. Among the topics which will be covered include principles of composition and color.

Both Molly and Doug will demonstrate painting principles and provide personal instruction to the people in their own group. There will be critiques at the end of the day. Some of these critiques may include participants from both Molly’s and Doug’s group.

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