Artist Workshops
Paint with Mike Bailey

Come and paint with Mike Bailey at Haut Baran July 14-23, leave 24th, 2017. Mike loves to paint en plein air capturing the beautiful golden stone villages of our area and the French countryside laced with vineyards. Email us for Mike's workshop information file with price and what is included.

Nancie King Mertz 2018


Domaine du Haut Baran is thrilled to host the Nancie King Mertz ( July 24-30, leave 31st, 2018 ) artist workshop. Nancie has spent her lifetime painting in oil and pastel. She was awarded the Master Circle by the Int'l Assoc. of Pastel Painters and is a Master Signature member of the Pastel Society of America & Chicago Pastel Painters. Chicago is her home base but Nancie teaches across the US and internationally with her first visit to Haut Baran in the southwest of France organized for July 2018 ! Nancie is predominately a plein air painter and the Haut Baran has organized many beautiful locations for her to set up her easel. Please email us for more information and the Haut Baran registration form so you can sign up today. Visit to see hundreds of her paintings.

This region of France we call the Perigord, Dordogne, Quercy is truely a place of wonder. Man has lived here for millennia in villages and small cities along the banks of the Dordogne and Lot rivers. This area has been able to preserve its genuine quality and leisurely way of life. Within the charming Domaine du Haut Baran, your hosts Rosalie and William will welcome you to the area's many pleasures. Learn more....
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