2022-2023 Workshops

SIGN UP NOW for workshops in Mexico and France! Registration is closing soon!!

NEW!! Monday, December 5 | THE WORLD OF URBAN SKETCHING Book Signing event at University Bookstore, in the U District in Seattle. It’s free, to register, click here.

NEW!! WORKSHOP in Oxford UK June 27-July2, 2023. For information, go here.


San Miguel de Allende, Mexico | January 9-13, 2023 | Escape the winter gray and join me in this amazing colonial town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Hosted by Brenda Murray’s Studio 56, this will be a week of color, beautiful architecture, delicious food!, and more. For more information or to register, go here.


Loire Valley, France | June 1-8, 2023 | I’m so thrilled to return to France and sketch the amazing architecture, markets, and food of the glorious Loire Valley! Sketching châteaux is SO in my wheelhouse! French Escapade hosts this almost all-inclusive workshop, and they carefully craft every detail–from beautiful hotel to transportation, to yes, you will gain weight meals. For more information or to register, go here.


Civita di Bagnoregio, Italy | September 1-8, 2023 | This will be my 9th year of teaching in this incredible place! If you are interested in this workshop, please contact me by email.


Completed! San Antonio TX | October 8, 2022! | A fun one-day workshop along the famous and picturesque Riverwalk!


Registration is FULL for these 2022 travel workshops, so please join me in 2023 !

COMPLETED!!! Seville, SPAIN | May 17-21, 2022 | In the heart and soul of Andalusian Spain, Seville is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Where Spanish and Moorish architecture blend, the spaces and details are astounding. Then there is the food! For information, go here. This trip is organized by Studio 56 Boutique.


COMPLETED!!! Civita di Bagnoregio, Italy | Session 1: June 10-16, Session 2: June 17-23, 2022. | Civita is truly a magical place. No cars, you just walk up the long bridge, pass through the Porta Santa Maria, and you enter the land that time forgot. Narrow stone streets that date back to the Etruscans. We sketch everything…the beautiful Chiesa San Donato, the interior of an Etruscan cave, eat amazing food (including a rosemary and orange tiramisu!) Please join me for this amazing 5 day workshop. Contact me at stbower@comcast.net for more information.


FULL Switzerland | September 8-10 | Honored to be teaching at the USk Switzerland 2022 Symposium in Basel! I’ll be teaching a course on Good Bones, starting a perspective sketch in only three easy steps! Registration is full, but itinerary info is here.


FULL Croatia | September 12-22 | Imagine the deepest turquoise blue water that you’ve ever seen. Imagine picturesque white limestone streets and buildings dating back to ancient Rome, with architectural details that you’ve never seen before. There is a reason that much of Game of Thrones was filmed here! Join me for 10 days of sketching in an urban sketching paradise, from Dubrovnik to Split to elegant Zagreb! For information, go here. This trip is organized by French Fusion.

I also plan to be doing demos in various cities in connection with the release of my new book, THE WORLD OF URBAN SKETCHING.