Learn from eminent painter Mike Svob as you’re immersed in iconic landscapes on a 3-day trip to CMH Bugaboos. You’ll venture to remote viewpoints via helicopter with a small group while Mike teaches you how to analyze and capture the stunning surroundings with your own interpretations and style. Then experience CMH hospitality at its finest as you spend evenings relaxing and dining at Bugaboos Lodge. For beginners and masters alike, this is the plein air painting trip you’ve been dreaming about.
Each day you’ll fly to multiple inspiring locations and receive personal instruction as you paint landscapes you’ve only imagined. We aim for three or four unique destinations per day, where you’ll paint as many pieces as conditions and time allow. After a day spent painting a cascade of colours, you’ll enjoy additional painting instruction and art discussion draped in lodge comforts.
Mike Svob has been a full time artist since 1982. Outstanding artistic achievements have included mastering watercolours, acrylics and oils. An impressionist that is easily identified by his signature use of strong bold colour. To date Mike has had over 75 exhibitions and has produced 25 large scale murals throughout North America.
Mike studied at the University of Western Ontario. He is a past president of the Federation of Canadian Artists and is also a senior member (SFCA) of this society. As an award-winning artist and a leading teacher and workshop instructor, Mike strongly believes that sharing knowledge among fellow artists and art students provides only positives results for all.