Painting Venice is an association that promotes outdoor painting in the extraordinary city of Venice by offering courses and workshops for individuals and small groups. Long time residents of the city, Painting Venice directors are not only experienced instructors, but professional artists and landscape painters who practice their profession in today’s art world. No matter what your level, your instructors will transmit the essential notions of professional painting in a way that will allow you to achieve a finished work that will leave a striking and emotional “handmade” memory of your stay in the city.

“Art is a methodical way of looking at things”

Venice, so unique and mysterious, invites us continually to paint it by offering an endless numbers of “vedute”, all of which were very dear to classical painters.

All drawing, watercolor and painting courses utilize a unique, highly efficient approach developed specifically by Painting Venice directors. This technique will introduce you to traditional, classical principles of painting, and assist you in realizing your own, personal vision of the city. Should you be at a more advanced level, if you prefer, they can simply supervise your work and act as coaches or consultants.

Whether you choose a private course or a small group workshop, your instructors will pay close, personal attention to your individual artistic needs.

Being in Venice means being surrounded by the greatest masterpieces in pictorial work history, as well as getting to discover day after day the astonishing beauty of the city, which permeates the paintings with refinement.