A new way to travel
VAWAA is a mini-apprenticeship with a curated master artist or craftsman, tailored to your skill level.How it Works
A lifelong souvenir
Whether it’s honing a passion or getting fresh inspiration, we see travel as an opportunity to grow.Read guest stories
A once in a lifetime opportunity. To experience a new country and culture through the eyes of a local persona and artist is an experience to be treasured forever.Katie's VAWAA with Chikako
It's opening a completely new horizon about traveling. I was hooked by the new approach about moving and learning about human beings, their doings, expression and craftsmanship.Patricia's VAWAA with Thao
Stories from the roadRead Blog
Living Through Transition: Beatrice Coron Lets Curiosity and Creative Intuition Take the Lead
Armed with a blade and an equally sharp wit, Manhattan-based artist Beatrice Coron tells vivid vi...
Reclaiming Intuition Through Making and Textile Collage
Our contemporary world is complex. With technology allowing for consistent communication, as well...
Living through Transition: Debra Rapoport and the healing power of creativity
Art is a reflection of the world around us. When the world shifts and we lose our collective way,...
Patterns in Moroccan Geometry: An Online Exhibition
It’s incredible what you can create with just a compass, ruler, and colored pencils. Over five we...
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The startup offers intimate, customized studio time with creatives around the world—a fresh take on finding local perspectives.
VAWAA is designed for the intellectual traveler who prefers rich cultural immersion to ordinary sun-seeking.
For the restless creative type who wants to learn a new skill while on holiday.