Family Art Retreat Weekend

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Date(s) - 05/08/2016 - 07/08/2016
All Day

Unicamp Of Ontario


FAMILY Art Retreat: Connecting with Nature August 5-7 2016. Friday after dinner  to Sunday lunch with artist Lauren McKinley Renzetti .

Using Unicamp as our inspiration families will explore  TOGETHER the  vistas of sunsets and sunrises, the close up views of flowers, ferns  and bark,   light  dappling  on the pond, bubbles in a babbling brook,  and the mossy crags and shadows in the caves. Techniques, drawing strategies  and simple exercises will be shown at the beginning of each session.  This is suitable for able bodied walkers and climbers who enjoy drawing and looking at nature (adults are responsible for their young charges, suitable for 4 yrs and up). Program consists of Friday night sunset, Saturday sunrise, 930-12, 130-4pm, Saturday Sunset, Sunday morning sunrise and a final session from 11-1215. Each participant will need to bring: their own mixed media coil bound sketchbook (minimum 5″ x 7″- 11″ x 14″), HB, 2B, 6B pencil,  Pilot brand black fineliner and round #4 watercolour paint brush, water container, these other items should be brought as well: set of 12- 24 watercolour pencils(Reeves is a great brand)  and 24 chalk pastels (Mungo is a great brand)  and they can be shared by a family.  Enquiries can be sent to

Program fee:$100 a family or $40 a person.

DATES: August 5-7- 2016,Friday after dinner to Sunday lunch 

Unicamp Of Ontario, 638159 PRINCE OF WALES RD, MULMUR ON  L9V 0C5

Registration: 519-925-6432 or