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A Photography and Printmaking Retreat – Galicia Spain
3 – 9 October 2020 (7 days  / 6 nights)
With artists Silvi Glattauer & Tariq Dajani

A week to retreat, play and create

With only a maximum of 6 participants this workshop week will cater to your learning needs and skills.

The workshop will be held at Casa da Cabaza, a farmhouse B&B and creative centre located on the shores of a countryside lake in beautiful, rural Galicia, north-western Spain.

We will meet at Santiago De Compostela on Saturday 3 October (exact location TBC) and travel by taxi van to Casa De Cabaza (Approx 1.5 hrs). Workshop will end with drop off at Santiago De Compostela on Friday 9 October.

 The week will include:

Shooting exercises / creative camera controls
Pre-visualisation tools
Story telling / image sequencing
Editing tips / Adobe Photoshop / Adobe Lightroom
Photogravure printmaking
Simple book / Journal making

Guest sessions led by artist Tariq Dajani

“Mindfulness in photographic/creative practice. How to be in the present moment & to recognise your emotional connection to your work”

Tariq will introduce ideas and practices that will help you find that authentic creative place inside yourself to make strong photographic work with feeling and emotion.

Taking advantage of this story book location, the week will be a combination of hands on Photogravure printmaking, discussions, image reviews, and plenty of time to walk, explore reflect and photograph at your own pace.

During a couple of day trips we will also have the opportunity to discover the surrounding areas and local towns of Lugo and Monforte de Lemos.

Have a look at this promo video

Fee includes:

  • Full board (brekky, lunch and dinner) except for day trip lunches.
  • Individual room with en-suite.
  • Tuition by Silvi Glattauer and Tariq Dajani
  • Taxi transfer to and from Santiago De Compostela at beginning and end of week.
  • Taxi transfer for day trips to Lugo & Monforte de Lemos
  • Use of all printmaking facilities, library and studio.

Fee excludes:

  • Flights
  • Printmaking materials (available for purchased separately during workshop).
  • Insurances

Workshop will be confirmed and deposit payable when a minimum of 4 people have registered.

1,650 Euros

(Deposit of 650 Euros to hold your place

More info and booking

Silvi Glattauer 0417 377 962 / silvi@silvi.com.au