Painting in Abruzzo

Mountainous plateaux, majestic valleys and picturesque hilltop towns, Abruzzo is Italy's most stunning and unspoiled region.

INTRODUCTION

Whether you’ve always wanted to learn to paint and draw but didn’t have the confidence, or you know what you are doing but just want to be taken to some amazing scenery... then this is the holiday for you!

There’s simply no better place to learn about painting than Abruzzo. From the mountainous peaks of the Majella National Park to the undulating hills that meet the picturesque waters of Lake Bomba and the Adriatic coast, this Italian region is a painter’s delight. Here you can relax and explore your creative side in this majestic landscape while basking in the revitalising Abruzzese sunshine.

WHY PAINT HERE?

With expert tuition, a relaxed open atmosphere and plenty of inspiration to get the creative juices flowing, this holiday will teach you the basic techniques of painting and drawing as well as give you the chance to become fully immersed in the Italian way of life.

As we are in ’the garden of Italy’, it’s only right that we should sample all the local delicacies including truffles, olive oils, honeys, wines and cured meats, as well as dine at Abruzzo’s most celebrated restaurants and agriturismos!

WHAT MAKES THIS TRIP SPECIAL?

Frui’s enthusiastic, down-to-earth and accomplished tuition makes this so much more than simply a painting holiday. Suitable for complete novices, everyone on this holiday will be of a different standard, so there’s no need to worry about your ability. Our tutors will also happily adapt the course to your individual needs, as it’s important to us that you feel comfortable, confident and passionate about your painting. One thing’s for sure, within only a few days your drawing and painting skills will improve considerably.

Where you'll stay

Residenza La Torre

Residenza La Torre consists of properties created from the old buildings of historic Santo Stefano Di Sessanio, and offers elegant and comfortable accommodation within the medieval town. 

Residenza La Torre

Residenza La Torre consists of properties created from the old buildings of historic Santo Stefano Di Sessanio, and offers elegant and comfortable accommodation within the medieval town. 

Villa Danilo

Villa Danilo is a stunning, family run hotel situated on the edge of the Majella National Park. All the rooms are beautifully furnished and boast an enchanting mix of the traditional and modern. Eating here is a gastronomic delight with a mouth-watering menu of local truffles, lamb, pasta and home baked pizza. The hotel also has an outdoor swimming pool and grotto themed spa. 

Villa Danilo

Villa Danilo is a stunning, family run hotel situated on the edge of the Majella National Park. All the rooms are beautifully furnished and boast an enchanting mix of the traditional and modern. Eating here is a gastronomic delight with a mouth-watering menu of local truffles, lamb, pasta and home baked pizza. The hotel also has an outdoor swimming pool and grotto themed spa. 

Let's Go

Upcoming dates

13 – 19Jul 2018‘18£2050

Contact

020 8123 4559

hello@frui.co.uk