Sketchbook Workshop 2019
Florence, Siena & Cinque Terre

June 2 - 12, 2019
with Charlene Collins Freeman, NWWS



Cloud 9, in partnership with World Tours Studio (, is proud to offer this art workshop led by Charlene Collins Freeman (

Are you ready to travel, sketch, and take in some of Italy’s top attractions for ten days?! Sketchbooking workshops, lovely hotels, group tours and beauty everywhere. Come join Charlene on a sketchbooking adventure. You can come to sketch and paint or come along just to enjoy the journey.

With plenty of both group activities and time to explore on your own, we will have daily sketchbook workshops, daily breakfast at our hotels, walking tours, a few groups dinners and many  amazing moments. Most afternoons and evenings will be yours to take in Florence, Siena and Cinque Terre at your leisure. 

June 2
Arrive in Florence, get settled in     
Welcome Group Dinner

June 2-4    
Photograph, sketch & explore Florence
Historical walking tour of Florence
Gallerie dell’Accademia) home of Michelangelo’s David
Cooking Class

June 5-7    
Travel to Siena by private chartered bus
Photograph, sketch & explore Siena
Historical walking tour of Siena
Visit Museum Ospedale di Siena 

June 8-11    
Travel to Cinque Terre Monterosso by private chartered bus
Photograph, sketch & explore Cinque Terre
Day pass for the public ferry boat to visit other villages
Farewell Group Dinner 

June 12     
Check out & departure
Daily sketchbook workshops            

Included in this package are daily morning sketchbook workshops, lodging for ten nights in beautiful hotels (3 nights in Florence, 3 nights in Siena and 4 nights in Monterosso Cinque Terre), based on double occupancy, daily continental breakfasts, two group dinners, a cooking class, transportation to each city, two walking tours, a boat tour and entrance into museums.

Cost for this artistic adventure is $3250 plus airfare (round trip from your departure city to Italy) and meals not listed above.

A commitment deposit of $750/person is due on January 15.

For more information or to register for this inspiring adventure, email Charlene at or visit 

Space is limited so don’t wait to register!


Let us show you the world!

For years, Cloud 9 owner Charlene Collins Freeman has partnered with World Tours Studio to create sketchbook adventures for students throughout Europe.

Headquartered in Verona, Italy, World Tours Studio was founded by a group of passionate travelers inspired to create peak experiences for others. Through the years they have organized travel programs for individuals and groups of friends, U.S. universities, international companies, artists, writers and bon vivants. 

After years of working together, Charlene joined World Tours Studio, becoming their U.S. partner. Together they create tours and travel adventures, big and small, all over the world.

Whether you want to sign up for one of Charlene's travel sketchbook adventures or want us to create a trip tailored to your specific interests and group, Cloud 9 and World Tours Studio will be there for you every step of the way. Let us show you the world.