The Tuscan Art Experience 2017

Join artist Annie Herron and food writer Sophie Hansen (awarded Australian rural woman of the year 2016) for a 10 Day Art & Food experience in Tuscany, staying for two days in Florence and then in a beautiful 9 bedroom country villa in the Chianti region for 8 days: Wednesday 17 May – Saturday 27 May 2017

For a detailed itinerary of the 10 days click HERE.

As well as Annies art tuition classes, Sophie and local Italian chefs will be running cooking classes and Sophie will be available to help with photography and blogging.

The group will be a maximum of 12 -14 paying guests. We have 2 x 9 Seater minibuses for the 8 days in Lecchi to take us wherever we need to go.


To see details about the villa visit the site: Celle di Lecchi 18

To see the location of the village of Lecchi on this map, click the plus sign twice

The Cost is: AUD $4350.00

A Single Supplement of AUD $600.00 applies.

Deposit: AUD $2175. Please make this payment now to secure your spot.



  • To secure your spot on this trip of a lifetime, we require a 50% deposit.
  • Deposits are non refundable if cancellation takes place after 14/03/2017.
  • The final balance is payable on 01/05/2017.

This price includes accommodation for all 10 days, transport throughout the week, art tuition, cooking classes, meals (except those mentioned below) all served with excellent local wines, and transfers to and from Montevarchi station to meet the train from and to Florence on days of arrival and departure.

Not included: Airfares, train travel from and to Florence on days of arrival and departure, 1 night’s dinner and lunches in Florence, 1 dinner at a local restaurant and 2 lunches when we are on excursions to towns.