En Plein Air Sylvia Ditchburn
05 November 2022 - 12 November 2022Price
from $2629 pp twin shareDetails
Join well known North Queensland artist Sylvia Ditchburn as she leads her En Plein Air Painting trip to Norfolk Island.
Holiday Package Inclusions
Together you will gain inspiration from Norfolk’s natural environments, and further your painting journey under her expert tuition. A fabulous Island-painting holiday.
Dr Sylvia Ditchburn
Dr Sylvia Ditchburn is well known for her vibrant tropical and desert Australian landscapes.
Exhibiting for more than 40 years with over 55 solo shows throughout Australia and many group shows internationally in Russia, China, France, Italy, New York and Budapest. Sylvia is formally trained in fine art, and has over 50 art awards and commendations. Her work is held in public and private collections. Working mostly en plein air, crisscrossing Australia in search of subjects for her paintings, Sylvia’s art reflects the ambiance of natural environments and sense of place.
With a maximum size of 12 painters + partners, Sylvia is now taking bookings for her October 2020 Norfolk Island trip
Partners & Friends who do not wish to participate in the painting workshop are very welcome to come along; there is plenty to do on beautiful Norfolk Island whilst painters are out in the field.
Holiday Package Prices
Indicative prices only until full fares available. If you are travelling from Sydney please contact us for a customised quote
Terms and Conditions
Conditions apply. Please note prices are subject to minimum group number of 8 travellers, the group bookings will not be booked until the minimum number is met.
Prices are indicative and will be confirmed once all aspects of the workshop are booked after meeting minimum numbers. All prices are subject to availability and subject to change up until time of final payment and ticketing is completed.
Deposit and final payment
Package prices advertised are subject to availability at time of booking. A non-refundable deposit per person is due upon booking: $250 if booking prior to TBA; or $1000 if booking after TBA. Final payment is due prior TBA. In some cases air tickets will be issued within 24 hours of making the reservation. Airfare is subject to availability and non-refundable after issue. Tickets are non-transferable. Accommodation cancellation penalties apply within 90 days prior to travel. Within 60 days of travel, up to 100% cancellation fees may apply. We therefore strongly recommend travel insurance to protect you against some unforeseen cancellations.
Non-refundable deposits are taken on behalf of suppliers as assurance of payment for services we book for you as well as for the service we have undertaken on your behalf. There are many reasons why people decide to cancel traveling and in all cases deposits remain non-refundable.
Cancellation after final payment and ticketing as a result of Covid19
Bulk Purchase seats: After final payment, and in the event of a lockdown of the Island or border closure from your destination QANTAS policy for bulk purchase class seats affected by Covid19 travel bans is to hold your tickets over as a credit for a replacement date for the group as a whole. Please note QANTAS will not provide a refund and accommodation partners will also only hold your bookings as a credit to be used at a later date and will not offer a refund. Credits are only available after final payment when a travel ban is in place, please note usual cancellation policies apply if cancellation occurs when no travel ban is actually in place from either your area or Norfolk Island.
Instant Purchase seats: After final payment and in the event of a lockdown or border closure affecting your ability to travel, Qantas policy will allow you to either cancel your ticket, and a cancellation fee may be charged in accordance with your fare rules; or a flight credit will be issued to hold your tickets over for a replacement date subject to availability. Please note that accommodation partners will only hold your bookings as a credit to be used at a later date and will not offer a refund. Credits are only available after final payment when a travel ban is in place, please note usual cancellation policies apply if cancellation occurs when no travel ban is actually in place from either your area or Norfolk Island.
Prices shown are in Australian dollars and are payable by personal or bank cheques or by direct deposit into our Commonwealth Bank account (please see bank details below). If you would prefer to pay by Visa or Mastercard, please add 1.5% to the total cost of your holiday package.
A word from your dedicated travel agent - Nicola
Non-painting partners and friends are able to travel with you and they are welcomed to join the dinners and tours included in the full package. They’ll find plenty to do on the island while you are at the painting sessions. Please ask me about non-painter package prices.
Make sure to contact me today, I’m sure this event will be a highlight of your artistic journey.