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Jan 15, 2017
“Excellent way to experience Saigon”
Oct 27, 2015
“Watercolors in Siagon!”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Thanh Thai Street,P. 14, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City 00000000, Vietnam
+84 93 210 23 78
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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Lindsay is an artist who loves this city, and has created workshops that give an insider's view of Saigon to visitors and residents. She is an excellent teacher who guides the participants to be successful without being heavy-handed. Everyone left feeling like they learned a...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank sondra m
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Lindsey taught us a class in watercolors at a very nice cafe that turned out to be just down the street where we live. the class was very relaxed and very personal to each one of our needs. Lindsey showed us what we needed to...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank mike b
Reviewed 18 February 2015

A friend and I were traveling through Ho Chi Mihn City and found this company which offers painting classes. We had a wonderful instructor who taught us how to use watercolor paints for the first time. Our instructor had previously sketched 2 beautiful Vietnamese scenes...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank MandyC78
Reviewed 23 October 2014

We met up with Lindsay (at a time convenient to us- loved the flexibility) in a beautiful little cafe in District 5. As my friend and I had both painted before, Lindsay allowed us to move at a pace that we were comfortable with. She...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Samantha V
Reviewed 17 October 2014

I am an artist myself but really want to learn more from others so i visited the workshop. This time i was held in a cafe where was quite nice. The group was really cool doing their choices of paitnting for postcards, portrait, or even...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Thao_April
Reviewed 1 March 2014

ive never thought that I could make such a masterpiece by myself, now thanks to my sweet and talented Lindsay, I can proudly say that I am an artist too. Definitely comeback for more tips and tricks to play with colors, and the pleasant atmosphere...More

Date of experience: February 2014
2  Thank FoxieN
Reviewed 26 January 2014

I have just finished my third visit to the Saigon Art Retreat run by the very talented and Lindsay. A relaxing and enjoyable few hours guaranteed with Lindsay providing as much or as little input to the process of creativity as you like. Each time...More

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank Ben D
Reviewed 8 November 2013

I have been to two of Lindsay's excellent workshops, one which was held inside and filmed for the 'Vietnam I love you' TV show and there were experienced and newbies to watercolour on silk in attendance. Lindsay explains things really well, she is patient and...More

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank ClaireCameron
Reviewed 7 November 2013

Have been to HCMC a few times, but it was special this time as I have included an art lesson in my itinerary. Had a 3-hour session with Lindsay and time was well spent. It was my first attempt for watercolor painting on silk and...More

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank EvelynC180
Reviewed 7 November 2013

I loved this workshop. Set on a rooftop away from the hustle and bustle of the city you feel like your in a peaceful Asian garden allowing for inspirations to flow into your paintings. This activity is perfect for families, groups and couples as you...More

Date of experience: October 2013
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