HAAS GALLERY | The Art of Gordon Haas

PLEIN AIR IN ITALY
The Positano Art Workshop

with Gordon Haas

NOTE: For info on current workshops,
visit our workshops page!

For reservations or info, call Gordon at (609) 273-5783

Positano, the "Pearl" of Italy's Amalfi Coast

Offering a one week workshop
October 3-10, 2009
7 nights in Positano

Space limited
to reserve your spot, an $800 non-refundable deposit is required.
Non-refundable balance due 30 days prior to the start of the workshop.

Sat check in time 1:00 pm
Sat check out time 11:00 am

Saturday Check in
Sunday Settle in & get to explore Positano
Plein air: 2 PM - 5 PM
Monday Plein air: 9 AM - 12 Noon
Plein air: 2 PM - 5 PM
Group supper at a wonderful restaurant, alcohol not included
Tuesday Plein air: 9 AM - 12 Noon
Plein air: 2 PM - 5 PM
Wednesday Free day to explore
Thursday Plein air: 9 AM - 12 Noon
Plein air: 2 PM - 5 PM
Evening critique session (don't worry!)
Friday Plein air: 9 AM - 12 Noon
Free afternoon
Saturday Check out

iL Gabblano Hotel

Workshop includes:

7 days/nights accommodations, breakfast each morning (Italian style, very simple),
group supper - travel guidance, pre/post tour information

Not included:

Airfare, hotel transfers, lunches, dinners (except for group supper), wine and other beverages,
personal purchases such as laundry, phone calls, fridge & bar items etc.,
and anything not specifically included above

Per student: $1,600 Plein air with Gordon
hotel - 7 days / nights in Positano
double room shared (twin beds
includes breakfast, taxes & service

Additional partner or private room,
$750 extra, (queen bed)

Group supper on Monday evening

NOTE: GORDON RESERVES THE RIGHT TO ALTER THE ITINERARY

All skill levels and mediums are welcome!

View photos from the Fall 2008 Positano Art Workshop

PERTINENT INFORMATION
FOR POSITANO ART WORKSHOP

GORDON’S CONTACT INFO

  • GORDON’S E-MAIL – GORDONHAAS@GMAIL.COM
  • DONNA RIPLEY – HAAS GALLERY DIRECTOR, WILL BE IN CONTACT WITH GORDON WHEN HE IS IN ITALY AND AVAILABLE TO ANSWER QUESTIONS
  • 609-273-5783 OR INFO@HAASGALLERY.COM

HOTEL INFORMATION

  • HOTEL Il GABBIANO - VIA PASITEA, 310 - 84017 POSITANO (SA) ITALY
  • TEL. +39 089 875306 FAX +39 089 811713 / 812084
  • ASK TO SPEAK WITH ENGLISH SPEAKING - “LUCIA”
  • www.ilgabbianopositano.com/homeuk.htm
  • IF YOU ARE DRIVING INTO POSITANO LET ME KNOW FOR SPECIAL ARRANGEMENTS.

DRIVER TRANSPORTATION INFO – NAPLES TO HOTEL

SUGGESTED ART SUPPLIES & MATERIALS TO BRING

MISCELLANEOUS

  • GORDON WILL HAVE TOURIST INFO PACKAGES WITH MAPS, THINGS TO DO, ETC.
  • AVERAGE DAYTIME TEMP IS 78 DEGREES – INTENSE SUN FEELS HOTTER (We arrived last year April 14 and it was 82 every day)
  • AVERAGE LOW TEMP IS ABOUT 62 DEGREES
  • CARRY ALL PAINTS IN CHECKED IN BAGGAGE, NOT CARRY-ON
  • OIL PAINTERS – DO NOT BRING TURPENTINE, LINSEED OIL OR DAMAR VARNISH. GORDON WILL HAVE SUPPLIES FOR YOU
  • CHECK WITH AIRLINE FOR BAGGAGE WEIGHT LIMITATIONS. TYPICALLY 50 LBS PER BAG – 2 ALLOWED, PLUS 1 CARRY ON
  • HALF BOX JULIAN EASEL WORKS WELL AS A CARRY ON
  • GORDON WILL HAVE EXTRA HARDWARE FOR JULIAN EASELS
  • WE HAVE MADE ARRANGEMENTS TO HAVE ANY PAINTINGS STILL WITH WET PAINT AT THE END OF YOUR TRIP, TO BE SHIPPED HOME 30 DAYS LATER, AT NO ADDITIONAL COST

DRY RUN MOCK PAINTING CLASS PRIOR TO TRIP

  • GORDON WILL BE LEADING A MOCK PLEIN AIR PAINTING CLASS, ON A DATE TO BE DETERMINED, AT THE WASHINGTON CROSSING PARK ON THE NJ SIDE , ENTRANCE BY THE BRIDGE. BRING EASEL AND EQUIPMENT FOR PAINTING AND GORDON WILL BE THERE FOR SUGGESTIONS AND ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE

For reservations or info, call Gordon at (609) 273-5783

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