Ubud is the vibrant  cultural centre of BALI and will be  the unique venue for a painting workshop with artist JUDE SCOTT. Everywhere in Ubud  the influence of thriving arts communities can be seen in the architecture,  arts, hand crafted goods, the homes, religious ceremonies and festivals. Come and ignite your creative spirit and immerse yourself in the luxury of a painting holiday! Indulge those artistic  urges with an inspirational  workshop and  painting retreat. Relax during the  seven night stay at The Arma, a quality resort situated on a 7 hectare property featuring a gallery and fine arts museum on site,  surrounded by the peace of lush tropical gardens complete with a small gurgling river flowing beneath several small bridges. Magical! There will be unlimited painting opportunities....flowers abound, the  stunning landscape, the  rice paddies,  beautiful lotus ponds tucked under the tall trees, exotic architecture.. Jude will be on hand  to give regular demonstrations and provide guidance to  enable to you produce your own individual works of art. The workshop hours will be  from 10 am -4 pm,  breaking  for a delicious lunch served in the resort cafe.  Afternoon teas are served daily from 4 pm-6 pm! The resort is surrounded by spacious  tropical gardens, and in this  lush  green setting there are two swimming pool,  resort  restaurants. Close by there are a host of friendly local restaurants, shops and galleries to explore.  The shuttle bus has a regular service into the centre of Ubud should you prefer and the resort also has a tour desk where cooking, silver jewellery, guided walks, yoga and much more can be booked as an optional activity for non painting partners! There is  also  a host of side trips you can book with tour operators- white water rafting, down hill mountain biking, side trips down to the beaches,or hire a bike and explore the hinterland!

Artists with all levels of experience from beginners to advanced are most welcome !