CLAY ART TRAVEL

 
   
 
 
   
   
 

BARCELONA  2019

March 

March 24-31  Barcelona/Cadaques Tour

April 1-APRIL 5 Workshop in Llers

"Art and Architecture in Clay"

OPTION #1

Llers workshop (5 days)

Barcelona Tour (4 days)

Cadaques and Figueres (2 days)

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Small Groups:  Minimum of 3 students, Maximum 6

Please call for rates for one on one

 $1800.00

Price includes:

-Opening and closing dinner

-Ground transportation to and from airport

Car outside the city

Museum entrance fees

Instruction and Tuition

Excursions

Excursions: 

Barcelona 

Morning(9 am-2pm)excursions, Afternoons free time

Gaudi's Sagrada Familia, Casa Mila , Casa Batllo, Parque Quell

Picasso Museum

Miro Museum

Museo Nacional d'art de Catalunya

La Costa Brava:

Cadaques 

Dali's House

  Figueres  

Dali Museum

     

Accommodations, meals  and airfare not included 

 

OPTIONS . #2

BARCELONA ONLY tour (includes Cadaques and Figueras) 

$900.00

 

WORKSHOP ONLY . OPTION #3:

$1000.00

 

Includes 5 day workshop, slide show presentation,  instruction, supplies and firings.  

Monday:  Handbuilding demonstrations and individual work

Tuesday:  Hands on instruction and finishing of pieces to fire

Wednesday: Excursion 

Thursday:  Glazing demo and individual work

Friday:  Raku firing and end of workshop

 

The workshop portion of the trip will be held in the small town of Llers, Spain at the School and Studio of Ramon Fort and his wife Anna.    Ramon has opened his studio to students from all over the world and will work with Candone to give you an inspirational and productive workshop.  Ramon has recently published "El Torno, giro a giro" which is a instructional book on the art of throwing.  

 OPTION #4

Extra:  Biarritz, Bilbao and Madrid  

            6 nights   $ 900.00 (not including accomodations)

Other options available

    Includes:

    Transportation by car from Llers to Biarritz, Bilbao and Madrid

            Museums visits  

                   Guggenheim Bilbao/El Prado, Madrid/La Reina Victoria/Madrid

            Guide in Biarritz, Bidart, beaches and Chateau Abbadia             

             Guide in Madrid and Bilbao    

OPTION #5

A combination of #4 and #2

Barcelona-Costa Brava-Biarritz-Bilbao-Barcelona

$1600     

Please email me ibz27@aol.com for a registration form and for any help with air and hotel reservations

 Accomodations:

 

-El Moli hotel or similar, lying in the very heart of  D'Empordà by the Muga river amidst cornfields and olive groves, has been set up by Lladó family. An ancient mill, which goes back to the XVIIth century.  Rates from $125-225.00/night
 
-Can Cabano, a beautifully renovated house in Llers, just minutes away from the studio.  Sleeps 8 (two queen beds and four singles) two bath, kitchen, dining room and tv area.  Prices approx. $1200/week before spli

-We also offer a more economical dorm like accommodation which is at the studio, where there are two rooms with five single beds each. This is ideal for college kids or youth groups.   Breakfast is not included, but there is a full kitchen that can be used by the participants.  125/week per person with breakfast.

 

The hands on workshop will last for five days.   Candone Wharton will share her extensive range of tricks and techniques, in addition to her abundant knowledge of the Raku firing process.    All materials, firings and instruction will be included and the pieces that you produce are yours to keep.  

A light lunch will be included during workshop days.