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Provencal Papillon

Antibes, France
About Provencal Papillon
Welcome on an unique experience of creative exploration, nature and French culture. It is time to discover and savour your own creative moment. Ever dreamt of becoming an artist, or of switching off from the hustle and bustle of modern society to tap into your creative inner self? Escape for a day and be the master of your creative potential in the authentic setting of your dreams! ​
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Creative wander in Renoir’s Garden
Morning sketching in the Renoir's gardens

Take a lovely creative pause with art instructor Mona who will show you the basics of acrylic and oil technique. You will be painting the surroundings of the beautiful Renoir´s garden with the guidance of Mona. After morning session and well-deserved picnic, you can even go into Renoir´s studio and see his brushes and the colours that were the last on his pallet.

What´s included

5 hour session of painting

Provençal-style picnic 

Entrance to Renoir Museum and garden
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4 to 6 hours
from $151.52
Discover Chateau de la Napoule
Morning musings in the gardens

Step inside the magnificent gardens for a leisurely stroll and awake your inner artist! Inspiration abounds in every detail of the neat landscape designs and intriguing sculptures. Your art instructor will help you capture some of the magic through sketching and acrylic painting.
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6 hours
from $140.30
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Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Such a perfect day! Lucky with the weather as we had a sunny day for an oil painting lesson in the vineyards of Château Roubine in the Var. I was running late but Adela said 'take your time don't stress' which was so lovely. Met...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lemanieg
Adela K, Owner at Provencal Papillon, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Thank you Melanie for your lovely comments, very grateful that you enjoyed your 1st art experience.

Reviewed July 12, 2018

I spent an afternoon painting in the enchanting setting of Chateau Renoir in Cagnes-sur-Mer. I loved everything about it, from the site to the painting tutor and the activity itself, which I found very inspiring and relaxing. I also met wonderful people that day. But...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

Spent half a day in a nice company watercolour painting and in Chateau la Napoule. Followed by lunch on a terrace and a tour of the castle. Paints and paper were provided to us as well as our wonderful Dominic who gave us tips on...More

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Date of experience: April 2018
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Adela K, Owner at Provencal Papillon, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Thank you Maija, it was a great pleasure to welcome and very glad that you had recharged yourself. Look forward to seeing you in future.

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

A fabulous day out, learning about watercolours! Highly recommend. Very well organised and met some lovely people.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

We throughly enjoyed our day and thought it was excellent value for money. Beautiful setting, the trip organiser great and the painting tutor was good.

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Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

I had a lovely morning's outing wandering and painting along the canal in scenic Mougins followed by a delicious lunch, one of many outings that Provincal Papillon organizes. Adela was the perfect hostess, with an impressive attention to the smallest detail, including a tea break...More

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Date of experience: March 2018
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Adela K, Owner at Provencal Papillon, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2018

Thank you Lana for joining us at Canal Siagne Watercolour experience, it was a great pleasure sharing Good Friday with you and look forward to welcome you in future.

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