Urban Sketching in Guanajuato with Susan Dorf

Join us on an exciting 3-night, 4-day art adventure while basking in the brilliant colors of Guanajuato, considered the jewel of the Mexican colonial cities. Our small group will stay at a charming B&B located in the heart of Guanajuato, and artist/teacher Susan Dorf will guide us through the streets

of Guanajuato as we practice and expand our urban sketching skills during this weekend workshop.
We'll arrive Thursday at noon and spend the afternoon sketching Guanajuato after an art lesson from Susan. Each evening we’ll meet for happy hour on the glorious roof-top patio and a review of our skHit the streets! Join us on an exciting art adventure while basking in the brilliant colors of Guanajuato, considered the jewel of the Mexican colonial cities. Our small group will stay at a charming B&B located in the heart of Guanajuato, and artist/teacher Susan Dorf will guide us through the streets of Guanajuato as we practice and expand our urban sketching skills during this weekend workshop.

We'll arrive Thursday at noon and spend the afternoon sketching Guanajuato after an art lesson from Susan. Each evening we’ll meet for happy hour on the glorious roof-top patio and a review of our sketchbook progress, followed by dinner at a local restaurant. Mornings will start with a very cheery rooftop breakfast, followed by Susan's lesson before hitting the streets for more on-site sketching. Sunday morning we'll finish our workshop projects and discuss what we've learned, in addition to any final shopping, before embarking on an afternoon bus back to San Miguel de Allende. The agenda will supply all the details of the weekend, and feel free to email me with any questions.

Guanajuato is only 75 minutes away from San Miguel de Allende, but its University and musical backbone give it a much different feel, some say tres European! Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to see and sketch Guanajuato, while learning valuable techniques from local favorite artist Susan Dorf.

Susan Dorf is known for her wonderful colorful street illustrations and has been teaching illustrated journaling in San Miguel de Allende and her hometown Santa Cruz, California for more than 20 years. Susan’s work has been widely published in Mexico and Stateside, and she will help you develop your mad-art-journaling and urban sketching skills. View her work at Workshop price is $425 USD, which includes shared accommodations, welcome reception and dinner, full breakfast each morning, nightly happy hour, and materials to create your own sketchbook. The full agenda is now available, with minor adjustments to come.

COST: $425 USD per person (or peso equivalent)
- Three nights at Alma del Sol or Hotel del Colors, shared occupancy (limited single supplements)
​-Thursday night Welcome Reception and Dinner with Musical Entertainment
- Three nights of Rooftop Happy Hour with light appetizers
- Three full breakfasts
- Filtered water in room
- Coffee maker in room with coffee
- WiFi throughout hotel
- 3 days of urban sketching instruction with Susan Dorf
- Materials for Thursday night instruction on making a sketchbook

$200 USD deposit due now to hold your spot, final balance due January 6, 2017
What's not included:
Transportation to and from Guanajuato (bus ticket $133 pesos each way, unless you have an INAPAM card)
Lunch on all days
Dinner on Thursday and Saturday
Extra-curricular activities, museums, entertainment, food & beverages

Thank you Fellow-Adventure-Seeking-Artists!
Susan, Hugo and I look forward to you joining us this special weekend; please message me if you have any questions.
​Meagan Burn

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Calle del Sol #3, 36000
Guanajuato
26 January , Thursday 10:00

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