Painting holiday

Limousin, Creuse, France

7 days from
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No single supplements
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Holiday overview

Get inspired by the natural wonders of the Creuse on this unforgettable 6 night painting holiday that will unleash the full artistic potential within you; whether you’re drawn to water, lush mountains, medieval architecture, or interesting faces, you'll find an eclectic mix of things to paint more details...

Hours of

Maximum group

Private 1-on-1

Included in the price

Please note that holidays do not include flights, please see the getting there tab for more details

  • 6 nights accommodation in one of 2 Gites in a private bedroom with shared bathroom
  • Please note: there are no single supplements for solo travellers who will be given their own private room with shared bathroom
  • 5 days of drawing/painting along with tuition
  • 3 days of excursions to paint en plein air and transport to the sights
  • Transfers to and from Limoges airport or the local train stations (Chateauroux, Argenton sur Creuse, La Souterraine, St Sebastien)
  • All meals and a glass of wine with dinners
  • On your arrival evening, welcome drinks and a BBQ, with fellow artists, friends, and your course tutor
  • Use of the pool
  • Use of Petanque, board games, badminton, archery, reading books and DVDs
  • Tables, chairs, easels, cleaning equipment; fold-up stools, easels and water bottles for away days, and consumable supplies, such as papers, will be available to purchase on site
  • Check in is at 4pm on Day 1, check out at 10am on day 7

Location overview

Stay in one of 2 lovely guest houses deep in the countryside of the Valley of the Painters, and see for yourself what has inspired the impressionists of times gone by. Relaxing and inspiring, this area around the river Creuse will have you filled with new ideas, exceptional beauty all around you, and a peacefulness that will awaken your inner artist, as you set off to new places to sketch, paint and learn.

Holiday start days

  • This holiday can start on:
  • Sundays