Art Sherwyn

Art Sherwyn - Artist & Educator

2018 Cambria Retreat

Surround yourself with the beauty of California’s Central Coast, while learning to recreate the amazing views! This 3-day plein air art retreat will bring artists of all levels together to learn, create, and connect.

This retreat will help you…

Learn technique
Draw, paint, and sketch
Understand unique theories in artistic thought
Enhance your creativity
Expand your personal artistic style
Connect you with other creative souls
Introduce you to art as a therapeutic activity
Teach the value of art-making at any age

Cambria Retreat, Fiscalini Ranch

Each day we will…

Make art at unique and beautiful locations
Participate in art lessons and art-making sessions
Engage in discussion and critiques

This retreat is for…

Beginners to advanced artists
Experienced artists with desire for growth
Artists who need to “loosen up”
Those searching for a creative outlet
Artists of all 2-D mediums
Ages 18+

TEACHERS:  This workshop is part of the University of Pacific Courses4Teachers program. That means you can earn up to three Graduate-Level Professional Development semester units/credits at just $99 per unit. For more information, email arts@artsherwyn.com or visit artsherwyn.com/teachers

Cost: $295
Includes a total of 15 hours of workshops, lessons, personal critique, and group discussions. Lodging, meals and supplies not included. Classes will take place between 9am and 4pm. $90 non-refundable deposit required by August 31.


Cambria Retreat, San Simeon Beach

HOW TO REGISTER
To register, visit the REGISTRATION PAGE. You will be prompted to enter some information, then taken to a secure payment page. 

COST & PAYMENT
We accept credit card, PayPal, cash, or check. A non-refundable $90 deposit is due at time of registration. PayPal and credit card payments will be charged a 2.9% fee. Checks and cash may be mailed to Art Sherwyn: 8507 Koala Court, Bakersfield, CA, 93313 (Mail at own risk; Lost or stolen payments will not be processed or refunded.)

WHAT TO BRING
For your convenience, we have created a BlickU supply list that will direct you to specific items that you may use during the retreat. Keep in mind, these are suggestions – you are free to bring your preferred brands of paint, pencil, and paper, as well as your own easel setup and other items.

Printable Supplies List (pdf)
BlickU Supplies List

WHAT TO WEAR
Be prepared for bright, warm days, and cool, windy evenings. Bring comfortable walking shoes, a wide brimmed hat with a chin strap, and a light windbreaker, sweater or jacket. 

Cambria Retreat, Sweet Springs

TENTATIVE RETREAT SCHEDULE

Friday, September 14th
Begin: 10:00AM
Location: TBD
Lunch Break: 12:00-1:30PM (lunch not provided)
Afternoon Session: 1:30PM
Location: TBD
Finish: 4:00PM

Cambria Retreat, Cayucos Beach

Saturday, September 15th
Begin: 9:00AM
Location: TBD
Lunch Break: 12:00-1:30PM (lunch not provided)
Afternoon Session: 1:30PM
Location: TBD
Finish: 4:00PM

Cambria Retreat, Sweet Springs

Sunday, September 16th
Begin: 9:00AM
Location: TBD
Lunch Break: 12:00-1:30PM (lunch not provided)
Afternoon Session: 1:30PM
Location: TBD
Finish: 4:00PM

 


I truly look forward to an incredible and life enhancing three days. Please come to this experience with an open mind, prepared to deal with the challenges that can come with being outdoors, and learning new things. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact me.

Art
arts@artsherwyn.com