Travel with SchoolArts
Join SchoolArts and CRIZMAC for the
Days of the Dead in Oaxaca, Mexico
October 27–November 3, 2011 • 8 Days • 14 Meals
Barcelona and Northern Spain
June 21–July 3, 2012 • 13 Days,
Please join SchoolArts editor Nancy Walkup, authors
Stevie Mack and Kitty Williams (their book, Day of the
Dead, just came out from Gibbs Smith Publishers), and art
educator Bill Yarborough for a one-of-a-kind experience in
Oaxaca, Mexico, for the Days of the Dead.
Become a part of the fiesta as you shop the special markets, visit cemeteries, and watch the processions. Discover
the history of Mexico while touring museums and exploring famed archaeological sites. Visit folk art villages where
fabulous woodcarvings, weavings, and ceramics are created by hand. Witness demonstrations by skilled artisans
and discuss the techniques and traditions that make their
work so special. This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience!
The cost is $1695 per person, based on double occupancy.
Your journey includes seven nights at the Marques del
Valle Hotel, Oaxaca City; daily breakfasts, four lunches,
and two dinners; transfers from the airport to hotel (for
those traveling on scheduled arrival and departure dates);
land transportation to seminar events; museum and site
admissions; guides and demonstrations; baggage, hotel,
and server tips for group meals; and the seminar handbook.
Airfare is not included. Single rooms are available for an
additional fee. You can earn forty-four hours of professional development credit; graduate credit is available
through the University of Arizona for an additional fee.
Register today with Kitty Williams at kittywilliams@
crizmac.com, www.crizmac.com, (800) 913-8555 or (520)
323-8555. For more information and a detailed itinerary, go
Please join Nancy Walkup, editor of SchoolArts magazine,
and Go Ahead Tours for a thirteen-day, art-filled guided
tour of Barcelona and Northern Spain, departing June 21,
In Barcelona, a city teeming with world-renowned architectural landmarks, admire parks and structures designed
by Antoni Gaudí, an artist inspired by the Mediterranean
environment around him. Then, discover the old-fashioned
charm of seaside San Sebastian, Spain’s Costa Verde, and
the Old Town of Santiago de Compostela. We’ll also visit
the world-class Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao and the
Altamira National Museum.
This guided tour includes round-trip air transportation
with a major airline and airport transfers; the services of
a bilingual Go Ahead Tour Director; a professional local
guide in Barcelona, Zaragoza, San Sebastian, Oviedo, and
Santiago de Compostela; eleven nights accommodation
in well-located hotels including baggage handling; buffet
breakfast daily; six three-course dinners, including wine or
beer; private deluxe motor coach, and personal audio headset and entrance fees to select sites.
For more information and a detailed itinerary, go to
aspx. To obtain a price quote from your departure city or
to register, please contact Lauren.Fagerberg@goaheadtours.
com about tour number 52176049. A $300 deposit will hold