If you're interested contact: Colleen Darling: colleen950@gmail.com  805-448-1509


October 27th - November 5th, 2019


Shared Double    $2195

Single                   $2595

Deposit:  $250 to secure your spot.   Please pay by check or money order to Colleen Darling

Balance due September 1st, 2019

Cancellation Policy:

  • Full refund minus $50 administration fee, prior to August 15, 2019

  • $250 deposit will be forfeited for cancellation after August 15, 2019

  • No refunds (unless we are able to fill your space) after October 1, 2019

Other bits of info

-Itinerary is subject to change

-Airfare is not included. When searching for airfares the Oaxaca code is OAX.

- Included: Workshop, hotel, 9 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 2 dinners, and tours with an English speaking guide.

- Alcoholic beverages are not included

Hotel Information (Oaxaca)


Holiday Inn Centro Historico

Diaz Quintas No. 115

Centro Oaxaca

 Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is strongly recommended. Check out Rick Steves for recommendations

and advice on types of coverage. https://www.ricksteves.com/travel-tips/trip-planning/travel-insurance

To Register Contact Colleen Darling



October 27th (Sunday) - Arrival day in Oaxaca.  It takes all day for the various flights to arrive so we don’t have any big plans.  Just get there and start enjoying the city after a long journey.  Take a walk to the Zocalo (main square) for dinner and sight seeing in the evening.

October 28th (Monday) - Breakfast.  Class begins at 10:00am.   Break for lunch at 1:00pm followed by a short group excursion to the Zocalo.  Return to the workshop.  Welcome dinner at 7:30pm

October 29th (Tuesday) – Breakfast.  Class begins at 10:00am.  Break for lunch at 1:00pm.  Return to the workshop.  Evening free.

October 30th (Wednesday) – Breakfast.  Full day field trip to artisan villages with lunch (to be arranged).  Evening free.

October 31st (Thursday) Breakfast.  Class begins at 10:00am.  Break for lunch at 1:00pm.  Return to workshop.  Evening trip to cemetery at 6:00pm.

November 1st (Friday) – Breakfast.  Class begins at 10:00am.  Break for lunch at 1:00pm.  Afternoon free or optional museum walk.  Evening excursion TBD

November 2nd (Saturday) – Breakfast.  Class begins at 10:00am.  Break for lunch at 1:00pm.  Return to workshop for critique.  Evening trip to San Felipe cemetery at 6:00pm.

November 3rd (Sunday) – Breakfast. Optional trips to archeological sites of Monte Alban or Mitla.  Evening free.    

November 4th  (Monday) – Breakfast.  Afternoon is free.  Farewell dinner at 6:00pm

November 5th (Tuesday) – Breakfast.  Fly away home