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Loire, Light and l'Eau in a Chateau!

A wonderful time had by all coming from far and wide to paint... even from a sand bank in the... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
sheppard2016
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Paris, France
Lifetime Highlight

Painting in Paris and at the chateau with Nicholas was most definitely a lifetime highlight... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2016
Barb N
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Vancouver, Canada
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10 Aug 2016
“Loire, Light and l'Eau in a Chateau!”
16 Apr 2016
“Lifetime Highlight”
About
Art classes and painting workshops in Paris and in a Renaissance Castle of the Loire valley. Cultural and artistic guided tours.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
18 rue Pernety, 75014 Paris, France
Montparnasse
Website
+33 6 78 26 82 94
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

A wonderful time had by all coming from far and wide to paint... even from a sand bank in the center of the Loire river and its glistening light. Lodged on the grounds of an enchanted Chateau with spectacular views and delicious food and ambiance....More

1  Thank sheppard2016
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Painting in Paris and at the chateau with Nicholas was most definitely a lifetime highlight! Learning to look, experience different views in Paris, meet others and start a life long journey of painting was so special. I now notice details on buildings, how stairs go...More

1  Thank Barb N
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

The classes I took with Nikolas were some of the most rewarding and comprehensive art instruction. Going to class was always a joy and no stress environment.

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Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

I had such an enjoyable time painting 'au plein air' with the group just 5 years ago . Loved the various painting spots, the company of fellow aspiring artists from all around the world , and also the various restaurants we ate at that we...More

1  Thank AnArtist16
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed the PARIS CITYSCAPE class and applied everything I learned to teaching in my own classroom back at home. It was a wonderful week workshop where we went from one beautiful venue to another and learned a very fresh approach to sketching and...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Just finished 6 great days of painting classes, each day at a dynamic Paris location. I hadn't painted in over 25 years and wanted a chance to rekindle my interest. Atelier Alupi was the perfect choice. Nicholas is a very talented artist, coming from a...More

Thank MyBeach111
Reviewed 28 May 2015

I had the best time taking this class with Atelier Alupi! I took the week long class in and around Paris. Each day we would meet at a new location around Paris and paint, most people used watercolors in the class but I used acrylics....More

2  Thank Kristine A
Reviewed 11 January 2015

I was in the planning stages of setting up a honeymoon trip for my wife and I. My wife is an artistic and creative person and had recently talked about switching from stencil to watercolor painting (she had little experience with water color painting). After...More

9  Thank conspir81
Reviewed 6 April 2014

I've traveled to France many times, but wanted a really different experience than just site seeing. I went to the chateau with no knowledge of watercolor at all. With my limited french and beginner status artist .. I settled in and learned so many things...More

Thank JuliaWstudio605
Reviewed 6 January 2014

These summer I spent a wonderful week in France, near Amboise in a chateau having painting and drawing courses organized by Atelier Alupi. It was really a grate cultural and artisric experience, very helpful and inspiring . During the stay we had a lot of...More

Thank Natalia P
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Montparnasse
The namesake tower of Montparnasse dominates over the
landscape but the fun part is the throbbing life that
goes on below it. Bright lights, busy cinemas,
brasseries and diners encompass hidden museums and
parks to entertain the masses. Long avenues lead away
from the tower to take you to unsuspecting places and
historical monuments and treasures. In between lie
adorable ivy-covered houses with beams and small
...More