Plein Air Painting on Campobello Island and Lubec, Maine, with Michael Chesley Johnson

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(Don't see a date that works for you? Visit Paint theSouthwest for winter workshops or see Michael's full workshop schedule.)

Questions? E-mail Michael at
or call (575) 267-2450 or (505) 303-0702
(no text messages please to either number)

Schedule for 2018

  • July 3-6, 2018 - all levels - Signup - 4 openings
  • July 10-13, 2018- all levels - Signup - 3 openings
  • July 24-27, 2018- all levels - Signup - 4 openings
  • July 31-August 2, 2018- all levels - Signup - 4 openings - 3 days, $225
  • August 7-10, 2018- all levels - Signup - 4 openings
  • August 13-17, 2018 - special painting retreat for experienced painters - Details here
  • August 21-24, 2018 - Workshop at Acadia Workshop Center in Bernard, Maine (4 full days) - Details and registration here
  • August 28-31, 2018 - ADVANCED WORKSHOP for EXPERIENCED PAINTERS - Advance consultation and approval required before signing up - Contact Michael for more information - 4 openings


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Cost of the weeklong, half-day workshop is USD $300
USD $150 deposit is required to hold your space
. Deposit is non-refundable unless your reserved place can be filled by another student. View cancellation policy here.
Balance is due 30 days in advance of your workshop, check only, please.

  • Before you sign up, please note that a passport, passport card or Enhanced Driver's License is required for the workshop. This will allow you to visit Michael's Campobello Island studio and to paint in the Roosevelt-Campobello International Park.
  • Pick your week from the list. (If you would like to signup for the Advanced/Mentoring/Retreat weeks, you must contact Michael first to see if you qualify.) Send Michael an e-mail to make sure your week is still available. We prefer payment of your deposit by personal check. Your USD $150 check can be made out to "Michael Johnson." When you ask Michael if space is available, he can give you the current mailing address.
  • We do offer Paypal as an option as below.
If you can't pay bey personal check, click the button below to pay your deposit via PayPal or with a credit card. (Vendor will appear as "FBS Gallery" and with the extended name of "Friars Bay Gallery.") Important: Let us know what week you would like!

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