1731 West Glenoaks Blvd. Suite 200, Glendale, CA 91201                     Tel. 818 662 7070    Fax 818 662 7075

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Fongwei Liu
May 30, 2012
June1, 2012
June 5, 2012
Plein Air (outdoor painting)
Barcelo Puerto Vallarta in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
All Levels
Four Days
$ 1300 (For Painters), Four Days Workshop included
$ 800 (For non Painters)
(6 nights, 7 days stay, Free transportation from airport to hotel
and from hotel to airport, All inclusive Hotel and resort
accommodations, foods and resorts activists and shows
every day after classes.
8 - 15 people
From Now to April 15, 2012
Highlights & Sightseeing

If you love fine art, breathtaking beautiful  seascape scenery, exceptional and fine wines,
wonderful accommodations and service you should definitely sign up for this Workshop.
Outdoor Painting Workshop in Barcelo Puerto Vallarta in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
This deluxe all-suite resort complex is located on the beach overlooking Mismaloya Bay, 12
minutes from town. On-site is Cerro de la Iguana (hill of the Iguana), location of the famous movie
set where Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor fell in love. It's a beautiful spot to enjoy delicious
seafood, marvel at beautiful sunsets, or take advantage of 24-hour room service.
Large, comfortable suites, daily entertainment , Free minibar, 4 swimming pools, Fully-equipped
gym and steam rooms, 5-star gastronomy restaurants and spa.
This property offers one- and two-bedroom guest suites housed within two nine-story buildings.
Furnished balconies afford garden, partial ocean or full ocean views. Beds feature pillow-top
mattresses. All suites offer coffeemakers, refrigerators, microwave ovens and three-stool breakfast
bars. In-room safes, two televisions with cable channels and two multi-line phones are provided in
all units. All bathrooms offer shower stalls, and select units feature double sinks and separate
bathtubs and showers. The suites are equipped with air conditioning and bedroom ceiling fans.


Full buffet breakfast, lunch, and dinner. All inclusive five restaurants.
You can enjoy premium national and international drinks at the restaurants and bars, such as Las
Cantina, the Capri Italian restaurant, Don Quijote Spanish restaurant and at the theatre on theme
nights with our all-inclusive programme

Your tuition Includes:

Four days Workshop.
6 nights, 7 day stay ALL INCLUSIVE 5 Stars Hotel – 4 Diamonds Resort awarded by the AAA where
luxury is understood as the main idea. Free transportation from airport to hotel and from hotel to
airport, All inclusive Hotel and resort accommodations, foods and resorts activists and shows every
day after classes. Enjoy an excellent service, Mexican flair, entertainment, history, beautiful
landscapes, lush vegetation, privacy and elegance.
Airfare is not included.
Join master of traditional art  painter Fongwei Liu,
Fongwei will help you improve handling composition and color in painting landscapes. He will stress
how to achieve specific painting effects by properly applying paints and medium. He will introduce
his painting concepts to establish a general framework to guide the entire painting process. Small
group workshop, every student will get enough attention, group or one-on-one critique will be
provided as well during the workshop.


Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from China in 1994, and received his MFA degree from
Academy of Art University, San Francisco in 2009. Since 2010, Fongwei has been teaching
graduate level painting classes at Academy of Art University, San Francisco.
Fongwei started his career as a professional artist in 2009. His works have been shown in many
exhibitions, such as Salon International by Greenhouse Gallery; National Juried Exhibition of
Traditional Oils by Oil Painters of America; Annual International Portrait Competition by the Portrait
Society of America; Great Impressionists – Masters of Fine Art by Silvana Gallery; and Great
American Figurative Artists Exhibition by Waterhouse Gallery.

This workshop is filling up fast! We recommend that you sign up as early as possible in order to
reserve your space.  We require a deposit of $400 per reservation, and the full amount is due by
April 5th.  Registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, and availability is limited
and subject to change without notice.
For further information please contact us at
(818) 662-7070.
Tel. 818-662-7070        Fax 818-662-7075
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Price: $1300 per person for painters.
Deposit: $400 per person.
Balance: $900 due on April 15, 2012
Price per person on one bedroom with double bed with shared bath.
Non-painters are welcome at the Discount of the workshop rates.
$1600/single private room for Painters.
$1100/single private room for Non Painters.

Refunds & Cancellation Policies:

Cancellation Policy: $200 of initial deposit is non-refundable.
After April 15, 2012 50% of the total amount is non-refundable.
After  May 1, 2012 there are no refunds on the total amount.
If the Silvana gallery Workshops cancels the expedition for any reason, all payments will be


We strongly suggest that you purchase travel insurance which can protect you by refunding monies
paid if you need to cancel your trip due to an emergency or interruption and baggage. Travel
Insurance is very affordable and can protect you in other ways as well. Contact to our Travel
Agency for more info at
 818 543 1821 or visit


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Bedroom with two Double Beds and private bathroom.
For two person with shared bathroom.

$ 1300 Total for one painter (workshop is included).
$ 800 Total for one non painter.

$ 1600 Total for one painter (workshop is included).
$ 1100 Total for one non painter.