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

2020 Dates: 

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: