Proud partners of Commune de Todi and ArtEx
Broaden your creative horizons and explore the Art Class Italy difference.
What makes Art Class Italy so unique?
We take care of every detail on your art holiday, leaving you free to explore your creativity.
Passionate art tutors
Each of our professional art tutors is carefully chosen for their expertise in the field and dedication to the craft. They love nothing more than to share their drawing, painting and printmaking insights with you to get the creative juices flowing on your art holiday.
Meet like-minded people
Enjoy getting to know your fellow artists in a frindly small group. Plus, experience the local art cene in Todi - which attracts artists and art lovers from around the world - during your time in the studio and at specially arranged social events.
A fully equipped studio
Don't worry about taking easels, medium and canvases as we will supply essential sketching & painting equipment in the studio, which is set in the atmospheric heart of Todi.
Opportunities to exhibit
Your art holiday culminates with a local exhibition where you can showcase your best work created while in Todi.
Plus, you can take advantage of our unique insider knowledge provided by our local hosts (in addition to art class fees):
Enjoy the personal touch with all your transfers and cultural experiences taken care of by our local, fluent English-speaking hosts.
Immerse yourself in Italy’s rich culture and history whilst staying in a choice of authentic villas and quality hotels to suit all budgets.
Activities for Companions
From sightseeing tours to wine tasting and truffle hunting, we have a selection of optional excursions available. You can relax knowing your travelling companion is entertained whilst you’re busy creating your latest masterpiece.
How your art holiday works
Be quick to choose your preferred art class and reserve your place.
- Consider what you want to achieve.
- Choose your class according to your aims – read the artist information.
- Do you like the teacher’s style, techniques and materials?
- Are you happy with the class dates?
Begin your art adventure
Whatever your artistic level, from novice to accomplished artist, our expert art teachers will guide, inspire and push you to reach new creative heights.
Make your travel arrangements
Once your art class reservation is confirmed, book your flights and accommodation – either independently or through our local concierge service. Then pay the balance of your class fees.
- Add a few days to the start and end of your class to make the time Todi relaxing.
- Contact our concierge service for suggestions e.g. accommodation and transfers.
- When your flight bookings are complete pay the balance of your tuition fees.
Present your artwork
Exhibit your artwork at the end -of -art -holiday group exhibition of graduates from your class attended by new found friends and local art lovers.
- Of course, this is only a suggestion, but the experience will be invaluable.
- Learning about exhibitions from professional artists may well change your life!
Be inspired by Italy’s 'Green Heart'
Stay amid Italy’s unspoilt Umbrian countryside in medieval Todi, once voted in the New York Times as the World’s Best Small Town. Understated charm and history pervade every nook and cranny of this golden-hued mountain town. Inspiration is sure to follow your time spent exploring the photogenic piazza, graced by a Renaissance and Gothic cathedral, and the surrounding Tiber River valley draped in terraced vineyards and verdant pastoral fields.
Featured art classes – Spring 2022
A comprehensive learning experience in which students will learn "how to see with a painter's eye" through exploration of drawing and acrylic painting.
Watercolour painting - 30 May-3 June 2022
Join awarded Australian artist Louisa Chircop on a fun and focused learning experience in the hill town of Todi in Umbria.
Julianne Ross Allcorn
Create an art journal and artworks in mixed media of pencil, watercolour/ acrylic paint, pen and ink either on birch wood panels or paper.