18th - 26th de July
The meeting lasts a week and gather watercolourists from various countries. It aims to be a moment of exchange of artistic, cultural and touristic dissemination. It is open to all. This event seeks to foster the production of works of art especially watercolor and also promote the region 's cultural and tourist point of view.
On friday 24th we went to Santa Cruz. We arrive at 11h and we assist to Galina Gomzina (Russia) painting demonstration.
Then, with António Bartolo the event organizer, we went to the studio where the artists were working part of the day.
After lunch we did some works and in the afternoon the artists concentrate near the beach to paint. We follow the work of all the painters, especially Thierry de Marichalar from France, whose watercolours we find really beautiful...