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Renvyle House Hotel, Connemara, Co. Galway, H91 X8Y8, Galway, Ireland Tel.: +353 (0)95 46100, Email:

2020 Dates: 

Spring painting break commences Sunday 17th May

Autumn painting break commences  Sunday 18th October

Painter and teacher John Hoar will teach you the art of watercolour painting over the course of the week. A super holiday where you can pick up a new skill or improve on a lost one.

What to bring:

  • Watercolours*; brushes- I recommend at least one large brush and one ‘rigger’;
  • Watercolour paper- Bockingford or Arches (140lb) or similar,
  • An easel
  • Perhaps Wellington boots.

*preferably Winsor and Newton, artist’s quality or Cotman - including Raw Sienna, Burnt Umber, Light Red and Winsor Blue (red shade, artist’s quality only). 


2 Nights, Bed & Breakfast & 1 Dinner, 2 days tuition and a field trip (weather permitting) - €205 per person     

3 Nights, Bed & Breakfast & 2 Dinners, 3 days tuition and a field trip (weather permitting) - €315 per person   

5 Nights Bed & Breakfast & 4 Dinners, 4 days tuition and a field trip weather permitting) - €545 per person

*Rates include Government Tax & Service Charge | No Single Supplement  



Tel: 095 46100 | Email: