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  Painting Workshop in Iceland
The August 2002 trip to Ieland offered Michael Francis a uniuqe opportunity to conduct a landscape workshop in one of the most unique geograhpic locations in the world. The dozen or so students who accompanied Michael and Danni Dawson to Iceland, found a creative opportunity rich with different light quality and geolological formations. Workshop attendees found Iceland to be a warm and welcoming country as well as a creative hotspot!

  Montorno 2005
This years painting and bas-relief workshop in Tuscany will be held June 26 through July 9. Michael Francis and Danni Dawson will be your instructors. Based in Seravezza, the two week workshop will offer instruction and demonstrations as well as accomodations (13 nights), most meals and ground transportation( for scheduled day trips, to and from the Pisa airport or train station, and and to the daily workshops). For more information visit the Montorno web site or call (703) 521-0595.

Art League
Michael Francis also teaches at the Art League in Alexandria VA. Painting classes are offered on Tuesday evenings 7:00 to 10:00 and Fridays from 10:00 to 2:00. There is also a drawing class on Monday afternoons from 1:00 to 4:00. For more information about classes please call the Art League office at 703 683-1780.
APEX Gallery
406 7th Street NW
Washington, DC 20004
Michael Francis was in the group show entitled "Landscapes" - Varied Views. December 3, 2004 thru January 26, 2005.
Osuna Art
7200 Wisconsin Ave
Bethesda, MD 20814
Michael Francis was in the group show entitled "Works on Paper" - A Selection of Original Contemporary, Works of Art on Paper.