Paipai Pottery Workshop: Nov 14-19 Sample Itinerary

Tuesday, Nov 14

3:30 pm Meet for carpool to U.S./Tecate border
4:30 pm Park cars, cross border, meet our host, market stop if requested
6:00 pm Arrive at the Ranch, meet Daria, social hour, view examples
7:30 pm Dinner
9:00 pm Campfire
10:00 pm Quiet time

Wednesday, Nov 15 – At the Ranch

7:00 am Coffee and pastries
8:00 am Ranch style breakfast
9:00 am – 12:00 pm Demonstration, handbuilding and construction
12:30 pm Lunch
1:30 – 4:00 pm Demonstration, handbuilding and construction
7:00 pm Social/share art
7:30 pm Dinner
9:00 pm Campfire
10:00 pm Quiet time

Thursday, Nov 16 – At the Ranch

7:00 am Coffee and pastries
8:00 am Ranch style breakfast
9:00 am – 12:00 pm Study examples, continue handbuilding
12:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm – 4:00 pm Creative time on your own, relaxation, or group horseback ride
7:00 pm Social/share art
7:30 pm Dinner
9:00 pm Campfire
10:00 pm Quiet time

Friday, Nov 17 – On and off the Ranch

7:00 am Coffee and pastries
8:00 am Ranch style breakfast
9:00 am Depart for Santa Catarina and Ensenada (pots left to dry)
12:30 pm Picnic lunch
5:00 pm Return to Ranch, Burnishing, Social, Share
7:30 pm Dinner
9:00 pm Campfire
10:00 pm Quiet time

Saturday, Nov 18 – On and off the Ranch

7:00 am Coffee and pastries
8:00 am Ranch style breakfast
9:00 am Check for drying, burnishing
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Depart for wine country – Valle Guadalupe
4:30 pm Return to ranch
5:30 pm Prep, load, and light pit fire
7:00 pm Social/share
7:30 pm Dinner
9:00 pm Campfire (at pit fire)
10:00 pm Quiet time

Sunday, No 19 – On and off the Ranch

7:00 am Coffee and pastries
8:00 am Dig out pit firing – View, discuss, photograph
11:00 am Brunch
2:00 pm Depart for border
3:30 pm Anticipated arrival at border, walk through U.S. Customs, pick up cars, drive home.

*Please use this as general information only. Guests are welcome to use their time as they wish while visiting the Ranch. Outdoor activities may be re-scheduled during inclement weather. Tastings at the wineries are paid by the individual.

Baja Rancho Art will handle all the details – Just let us know your preferences prior to your visit.