Magic of Oaxaca Art Retreat
September 21-27th 2024
Oaxaca City Mexico offers an immersive cultural experience steeped in tradition, beauty, and history. A vibrant colonial town that offers cultural experiences, including a welcoming preserved historical colonial center with cobbled streets.
Enjoy this one-of-a-kind all-inclusive experience with Yolanda Manzo, California artist, and tour expert guide, Rose Mendoza as they lead the group on daily art workshops and cultural experiences.
Yolanda will offer daily lessons to include; Art Journal making, sketching, painting, mark making, handmade collage paper making, fun primitive printmaking, and stamping techniques. All lessons will be in the spirit and inspiration of beautiful Oaxaca.
Art processes and classes are designed for all skill sets. No “art” experience is necessary” These classes are designed to create with no pressure other than just enjoying the process,having fun, and discovering your creative spirit.
Most art supplies are included, we will have a small suggested basic art kit for you to bring with you.
Art workshops led by Yoli Manzo.
Daily walking tours of the Centro Historico, visits to the Cathedral, boutique shopping, and artisans markets.
Visits to neighborhoods & museums that honor and celebrate Oaxaca's culture.
Day trips include; Ocotlan to visit the Aguilar Sisters workshops, and San Martin de Telcajete and tour world-renowned Jacobo workshop.
Dinners that celebrate Oaxaca ancestral kitchens.