Immerse yourself in the rich beauty of Queensland beaches,
forests and wildlife and learn to capture
the world around you in paint.
A RELAXING SEASIDE ESCAPE
Leaving from Brisbane — travel from Fri 19 March to Sun 28 March 2021.
Enjoy tutoring from a multi-award winning artist and teacher Jacqueline Hill. With knowledge of the local area, Jacqui can guide you through Seventeen-seventy’s unique locations and history for an experience unlike any other.
Learn to sketch and paint while sitting alongside stunning beaches, ancient rainforests and over-water day trips. All art materials included as well as great tips on plein air and travel painting using pencil, inks and watercolours.
This workshop week suits complete beginners as well as confident artists. There are also plenty of activities for non-creative partners to join!
Call us now on (07) 3202 9991 for more information
Jacqueline Hill is an award-winning Australian artist and a highly sought after art tutor, experienced in guiding budding artists from total beginners to master students.
the best of 1770
Enjoy sunset photography, swimming with the turtles, an incredible walk through a butterfly sanctuary rainforest, historical sites, fresh seafood and so much more.
Stay in a beautiful tropical resort with contemporary units — as close to the beach as you can get in Agnes Water!
PAINT & CREATE
Create your own beautiful paintings and photos to take home and keep forever. Be inspired by the richness of Queensland’s nature and beauty.
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Spend mornings learning the art of plein air painting, and then explore the local area in the afternoons with experienced tour guide Jacqueline Hill.
Lovely accommodation near one of Queensland’s beautiful beaches. Perfect to relax and paint.
WORKSHOP & materials
You will be provided with the finest artist-quality materials and expertise on how to use them.
What our students say
“Loved the whole concept of an art retreat… Thoroughly enjoyed painting tuition especially figures, en plein air sketching, watercolour landscapes..”
“You start to see things in a way that you wouldn’t have as a regular tourist.”
“It is a fabulous way to practice art… relax, enjoy good food and good company. Thoroughly recommend it, an experience not to be missed!“
“Loved the trips and painting and drawing on location.”