Painting Holidays In France
Courses in Pastels, Watercolours,
Lavaud Painting courses All inclusive , tuition,
Our French Painting holidays are designed
to offer painting tuition in a relaxed and informal atmosphere.
Set in the heart of the lush Perigord in the French countryside,
away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Lavaud will inspire
your imagination and free your mind, allowing you to create the
paintings you have only ever dreamed about.
is provided by one of several local French artists, who all have
teaching experience and are exhibiting artists, lessons will be
in English. What ever your painting ability, our tutors can guide
you towards a more fulfilling appreciation of how to reach you own
objectives, in a friendly and unpressurised way.
5 Day Courses are held throughout
the months of June and September, these months of the year having
a more pleasant temperature for painting. The courses start Sunday
pm and finish Friday midday after lunch. A minimum of 20 hours tuition
with each course. The courses are open to all levels of ability
as individual tuition throughout each daily session will enable
you to develop your individual skills and artistic personality.
Students need to provide their own equipment, advice and a list
of appropriate materials needed will be given. Numbers are
strictly limited with just 6 pupils on each course, of
course non painting partners are very welcome.
Beginners will be given
instruction in the basics of drawing and painting in the medium
of their choice.
Experienced artists will
have an opportunity to be inspired by a change of environment offering
you fresh insights into your creativity.
Lavaud offers an all inclusive package with your accommodation,
meals, and tuition included. The accommodation at Lavaud consists
of 6 bedrooms and three bathrooms. All guests on the course have
full use of all facilities. (Tennis Court, heated swimming pool,
bikes etc) The courses are limited to 6 pupils, none painting partners
Meals For those of you who
enjoy good food and wine the Perigordine cuisine is a must. Meals
include breakfast, light lunch and three course dinner, including
wine. Tea and coffee making facilities are all included in the price.
Non Painting Partner Here
at Lavaud we offer the non painting partner a wealth of activities.
The large heated swimming pool is available to all the guests, as
is the Tennis Court, Table Tennis, Boules, mountain bikes and Fishing
in the local river (exclusively available to guests on the Painting
courses) There is an 18 hole golf course at Perigueux (additional
charges) Our painting courses are designed to accommodate the non
What is included
Courses run from Sunday
pm to Friday midday (lunch included)
Arrival times after 5 pm, welcome aperitif and evening meal 7.30pm
Departure time Friday after lunch
All meals included
20 hours of tuition
all facilities at Lavaud
What is not included
transport to and from Lavaud
Insurance other than our public liability insurance. You must arrange
your own holiday insurance.
towels / pool towels
Price per painting
Price per non painting partner £350
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