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Paint a postcard in the desert

workshop

Paint a postcard in the desert

1 review
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English
workshop

Paint a postcard in the desert

workshop

Paint a postcard in the desert

1 review
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

We will meet at the Juan Santa Cruz Picnic Area as a destination to begin our observation of the landscape. I will teach you how to begin a postcard- sized painting, tips on composition, color mixing, and how to tie it all together with details. No prior painting experience is necessary. Appropriate for ages 16 and up.

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Learn more about Kristie

Kristie

I am an award winning artist and teacher with 30+ years of experience teaching art to all ages. I love being in nature and finding just the right spot to document in paint. Observation creates a lasting memory of a place and making your own postcard gives you an experience that a camera just can't duplicate.

What's included

Equipment
I will provide your set up and materials for painting. You won't need to bring anything for this workshop. Included will be…

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Where you'll be

We will conduct our workshop at Juan Santa Cruz Picnic Area. Turn left after mile marker 5.0 on North Kinney Road, before the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. We'll meet at in the parking lot of the Picnic Area. Park near the bathrooms. There are some beautiful vistas with some of the oldest Saguaro cacti around. All materials will be included and you will leave with your own personal painting of the desert to remember your visit.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 16 and up can attend. No requirements for prior painting knowledge are needed.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

This will be a fun and non threatening art experience for ages 16+. You will make your own postcard-sized painting of the desert landscape. After the workshop, you can visit the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, right next door on North Kinney Road for lunch and to take in the museum.
Kristie
Paint a postcard in the desert
1 review
From $75/person
1 review
From $75/person