Maine Island Retreats, Educational Workshops, and Private Lessons

Maine Island retreats will become the highlight of your summer—an Art Camp for adults—that has wonderful teachers, glorious Maine island settings, and delicious food. Education workshops are available at schools and art colleges, and project-oriented workshops are available in your own home or Ralff & Sons studio in South Portland, Maine. Here are some of the offerings. Scroll down the page for upcoming events.


Summer Island Retreats

These summer Maine island retreats are glorious Art weeks, spent on beautiful Maine islands, with wonderful teachers, great food and spectacular settings to create art. They will become the highlight of your summer. Click the Learn More button to see next summer's offerings.


Decorative/Faux Finish Workshops

Marie Locke has conducted workshops in Painted Furniture and Decorative/Faux Finishing techniques at Maine College of Art (MECA) and Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Colorado. She is available to teach in other educational settings. To see examples of past workshops and group lessons, click the Learn More button below.


Project Workshops and Private Lessons

Marie Locke is available for private finishing technique lessons in your own home or for private and small group workshops at her South Portland, Maine studio. For more information, click the Learn More button for description of offerings.