Learn to Paint - Breaks and Holidays

Painting Holidays Abroad in Croatia & Italy 

Paint away at fantastic locations that simply ooze art inspiration. Dermot invites painting enthusiasts of all levels of experience to join him on his painting holidays. Drawing on his years of experience as an artist and tutor, Dermot has chosen his locations carefully to offer the best possible painting opportunities for his guests. His painting holidays are based at idyllic settings in some of Europe’s most beautiful destinations. ACCOMMODATION: Dermot draws on his vast knowledge and experience of each chosen location to organise excellent hotel accommodation for all of his painting holidays.

Painting Breaks & Holidays

  • 7 days Painting Holiday in Istria, Croatia; 
    for details, 2018 dates and prices: Click Here

    Join Dermot on a seven Day painting holiday of a lifetime to Croatia's renowned Istrian Riviera. Dermot has painted in this utopia for many years and he wants you to experience the magic of this painter’s paradise for yourself. You will enjoy excellent accommodation at the luxurious seafront hotel in the old town of Poreč and paint the days away at locations that simply ooze inspiration. Dermot is your guide and tutor on a holiday that is geared to suit painters of all levels of ability including beginners. His carefully chosen painting subjects and his many years of experience in arranging painting holidays permits him to structure painting sessions that are relaxed, informative and enjoyable. Join Dermot and experience at first hand the famous Istrian hospitality. He and his many Istrian friends will see to it that you enjoy a true taste and flavour of this classical Mediterranean region.
  • 7 Day Painting Holiday to Italy painting the Prosecco Road; 
    for details, 2018 dates and prices: Click Here

    Let Dermot Cavanagh guide you on a magnificent painting journey through the land of Prosecco: Conegliano Valdobbiadene. It might be a difficult name to pronounce, but it's one to be remembered. A small hilly area between Venice and the Dolomites in the Veneto, home to the Prosecco Superiore since DOCG. The idyllic landscape is dotted with charming villages and adorned by vineyards that gently descend the steep slopes, and has been nominated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It offers artists some of the best scenery in all of Italy. Dermot would like to help you experience his unique itinerary in the arts of watercolour, wine and food. Enjoy the warm hospitality of a superb Conegliano Hotel Canon D Oro. Dermot has selected painting sites and subjects that are sure to satisfy any painting enthusiast. His painting tutorials are geared to suit all levels of artistic ability. If you have an interest in painting and a liking for Prosecco you'll love this.
For enquiries about painting holidays, please call
+44 (0)2887 784166
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