Our painting holidays 2022

Why not join us for a painting holiday in the South of France? All our artist’s holidays are for artists wanting to learn or improve their skills. Our groups are mix of solo travelers as well as friends and couples. To ensure individual attention, we keep the painting groups to 6-8 people. (Non-painting partners are welcome in addition).

We have a choice of 5 or 7 day painting holidays in 2022 so if you want some intensive time in the south of France improving your painting skills we have a holiday on offer for you.

Want to organise a larger group painting holiday? Please get in touch, we can put a bespoke package together specifically for you, including additional tutors if necessary.

Click on this link if you want to watch a video about our painting holidays.

Non-painting partners are welcome, please get in touch for prices.


The good news is that France has made travel as simple as possible. If you are vaccinated there is no need for any extra COVID tests, just proof of your vaccination and a signed declaration that you have not been in contact with COVID in the past 14 days.

And, fear not we will be here to help you with information on how to get to France and keep you abreast of any changes. We’ll also help you book PCR tests etc if needed for your return journey.

Dates 2022

Week 1 (5 or 7 days): Saturday 18th June – Saturday 25th June

Week 2 (5 or 7 days): Saturday 10th Sept – Saturday 18th Sept

If these dates don’t fit into your travel plans please get in contact.

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All painting holidays include the following:   Transfers to and from Beziers train station or airport  |   All accommodation   |   All continental breakfasts    |   All lunches, except lunch on free days – a mixture of restaurant meals and catered picnics including wine/beer and soft drinks   |   All evening dinners – a mixture of restaurant meals and catered dinners including wine/beer and soft drinks   |   All tuition  |   All entrance fees   |   All transport during the holiday   |   All materials and equipment

The courses do not include the following:   Flights to and from France   |   Transfers from anywhere apart from Béziers

A Typical Day on our painting holidays

  • After breakfast each morning, we’ll set off to our nearby painting location.
  • Simon will help you set up, suggesting the best composition and techniques for that particular scene, often with a quick demonstration.
  • Chairs, easels and boards plus all materials are supplied on our art holidays but feel free to bring your favourite brushes and paints.
  • We’ll paint till around 12.30pm when we break for lunch
  • In the afternoon, you will have a choice of either continuing painting at the day’s location. On the other hand you can return to your accommodation or our studio to finish off your morning’s painting.
  • Dinner will be served at a nearby restaurant or in our courtyard garden in Pouzolles.
3 day itinerary
5 day itinerary
7 day itinerary

All days are subject to change at the discretion of the organisers.