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Montréal, Québec, Canada / DRSB 5-Day Workshop


  • Le Place d’Armes Hotel & Suites 55, rue Saint-Jacques Vieux-Montréal, Québec Canada H2Y 1K9 (map)

From August 2-6, 2018, learn to draw in the beautiful city of Montréal, the French/Canadian metropolis that is known for its festivals, arts, good food and fun, and citizens who know how to live well and enjoy life to the hilt!  Your instructor is Brian Bomeisler, Betty Edwards' son, who is masterful in teaching everyone to draw, even if you never thought you could! Just click here: REGISTER FOR A WORKSHOP to sign up for this class; or if you have any questions, email Sandy Manning at workshops@drawright.com.  Sign up now before the class is sold out!

Beautiful Montreal

The 5-Day DRSB Workshop will be held at Le Place d'Armes Hotel & Suites, a wonderful hotel in a great location in the old town. While there is not a block of rooms reserved, you can book directly with the hotel (see below) or go to booking sites like travelocity.com or booking.com.  

Le Place d’Armes Hotel & Suites                                                                                               55, rue Saint-Jacques                                                                                                           Vieux-Montréal, Québec                                                                                                       Canada H2Y 1K9

Tel:  (514) 842-1887      Email:  info@hotelplacedarmes.com

 Le Place d'Armes

Le Place d'Armes

Montréal

Montréal is a slice of old Europe in the New World, but is known for its contemporary vibe. A day’s wander might take in the photogenic 18th-century facades of Old Montréal before a cycling tour of the lovely Canal de Lachine, or explore the glittering shops and restaurants of downtown before ending at the inviting terraced cafes of Plateau Mont-Royal. The architectural sweep of the city includes historic buildings such as the breathtaking Basilique Notre-Dame, as well as 20th-century icons like the Stade Olympique and Habitat 67. Montréal's hotels and museums are known to push the edges of contemporary design.

 The Museum of Fine Arts

The Museum of Fine Arts

Centuries-old stone facades, traditional bistros, elegant boulevards, and a certain je ne sais quoi make Montreal's reputation as an Old World city manqué well-deserved. But this Francophone metropolis is no fossilized relic. When you travel to Montreal, step beyond the cobbled lanes of Vieux-Montréal, and you're surrounded by thoroughly of-the-moment buildings from the likes of I. M. Pei; innovative, globally inspired cuisine; boundary-pushing music from bands such as Arcade Fire and The Dears; and a dizzying blend of cultures that includes not just French but Italian, Chinese, and Caribbean. What binds all this together are the Montrealers themselves, who embrace their dualisms with relish. Visit Montreal to discover the European flair and sophistication of this unique Canadian metropolis.

Things Not to Miss in Montreal

• Vieux-Montréal and the Vieux-Port
 • Mount Royal
 • Place Des Arts
 • The vibrant Plateau and Mile End neighborhoods
 • St. Joseph’s Oratory and Notre-Dame Basilica
 • The Musée des Beaux-Arts
 • The Botanic Gardens and the Biodôme

 Botanic Gardens

Botanic Gardens

 Sculpture Garden at the Museum of Fine Arts

Sculpture Garden at the Museum of Fine Arts