Stone Carving Adventure in Paradise
- Palos Sculpture Studio/Casa Alexandra in Puerto Vallarta, MX
- Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and San Francisco, CA
- May 7, 2017 - May 16, 2017 (10 days)
- $180 per day
Looking out over the blue waters of Puerto Vallarta is an arts destination designed to inspire and enable your creativity.
Join us for an incredible Stone Carving Adventure in Puerto Vallarta, MX, taught by renowned Master Sculptor Manuel Palos and Award winning Sculptor Martin Distancia. Manuel Palos is an accomplished master stone carver and architectural sculptor with more than 40 years of experience. His work can be found internationally from private commissions to major public placements including several projects for the City and County of San Francisco. Martin Distancia has taught Plastic Arts and Ceramics at the University of Guadalajara and has received awards for his work in Puerto Vallarta and Guadalajara, MX.
The workshop offers a complete live-work experience in the heart of Puerto Vallarta. Palos Studio is a fully equipped sculpture and visual arts studio attached to the warm and inviting Casa Alexandra, a charming and comfortable guest home complete with 7 bedrooms and swimming pool.
Individual and group instruction.
Technical support and assistance from skilled professionals.
Tour of art galleries and visit to bronze foundry in Puerto Vallarta.
Lodging in comfortable guest rooms decorated in traditional Mexican décor. All rooms have ceiling fans, private bath, daily housekeeping.
Single or double occupancy
Breakfast and lunch on workshop days. Vegetarian upon request. Water included with your stay.
Features and Benefits
Ample studio space with natural and enhanced lighting.
Full access to materials and equipment including pneumatic and electric tools.
Imported and domestic stone available for purchase on site.
Close to boardwalk and beach. Conveniently located in downtown Puerto Vallarta.
Rooftop patio with breathtaking views of Banderas Bay.
Free WIFI and Vonage Long distance phone calls.
Assistance with planning additional activities such as onsite massage appointments and outdoor recreational activities.