While the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays is still in full swing, guests can already begin planning their experiences at the upcoming Epcot International Festival of the Arts as reservations are now open for a wide variety workshops, according to Disney Parks Blog.
- Guest can reserve their Epcot International Festival of the Arts workshop experiences now by calling (407) WDW-TOUR to book.
- Workshops are hands-on, interactive experiences that allow guests the opportunity to create their own works of art to take home.
- Workshops run 75 minutes and are offered Friday-Monday for an additional fee.
- Guests can also attend seminars where they will learn artistic techniques from professionals in fields like floral design, ink and paint, photography and more.
- Seminars typically run roughly 30 minutes and are included with park admission.
- Seminars can be reserved day-of at the Odyssey Festival Showplace.
- The “Paint with a Disney Artist” experience will also be returning this year.
- Guests will be able to partake in a guided artistic experience led by a Disney Artist to create their own masterpiece.
- “Paint with a Disney Artist” will be offered on select Fridays and Sundays with continental breakfast included.
- To book the “Paint with a Disney Artist” experience, call (407) WDW-TOUR.
- Epcot International Festival of the Arts will run from January 18 through February 25 2019.
Some of the 2019 Epcot International Festival of the Arts Seminars include:
- Friday, January 18, 2019 11:30 AM – One Little Spark: Finding the Figment Inside of YOU!: Join Disney Artist Jason “Tiki” Tackett on an art-filled ‘magic journey’ as you learn how the sparks of inspiration you collect every day can be used to create tangible connections to life’s most magical moments in the form of your very own ‘Figments’!
- Friday, January 25, 2019 11:30 AM – Eat Like Walt: Learn the art of how to entertain and Eat Like Walt. Traditions from the Disney home and family table. A peek into Walt’s Burbank studio and the food served there. How to host vintage Disneyland dinner parties featuring menus from the restaurants Walt championed from 1955-1966.
- Saturday, January 26, 2019 11:30 AM – The Music of John Williams and Hans Zimmer: From Star Wars and Indiana Jones films to “Interstellar” and “The Lion King”, Charles Griffin, Founder of the Central Florida Composers Forum and Music Production Course Director at Full Sail University will examine the nature of each composer’s individual genius in writing for film.
You can see the full Epcot International Festival of the Arts Seminar schedule here.