Watercolour painting

Discover the beauty of watercolour painting, exploring various techniques to create luminous and expressive artworks inspired by nature, landscapes, and still life

Tutor: Brigid Collins / Nigel Overton / Kit Neufeld


  • October 8th to 13th 2023 (Brigid Collins)
  • December 3rd to 8th 2023
  • February 11th to 15th 2024 (Kit Neufeld)
  • April 28th to May 3rd 2024 (Brigid Collins)
  • June 9th to 14th 2024 (Kit Neufeld)
  • August 18th to 23rd 2024 (Nigel Overton)
  • October 6th to 11th 2024 (Brigid Collins)
  • December 1st to 6th 2024 (Kit Neufeld)

Suitable for all skill levels, a watercolour course with one of our expert tutors offers a wonderful opportunity to learn or enhance your watercolour painting skills in a relaxed and comfortable setting. Whether you are a beginner or have some experience, this 5-night break provides a perfect blend of inspiration and relaxation.

Draw inspiration from the stunning natural surroundings and the historic house as you immerse yourself in the world of watercolour painting. Connect with fellow art enthusiasts and enjoy the company of like-minded individuals who share your passion. At Gartmore House, they understand the importance of personalized instruction, which is why course sizes are kept small. You’ll receive tailored guidance based on your level of experience, allowing you to grow and develop as an artist.

The well-equipped indoor studios offer ample space and bright surroundings to unleash your creativity. With experienced course tutors, including Kit Neufeld, Nigel Overton, and Brigid Collins, you’ll benefit from their expertise and knowledge throughout the course. Their unique artistic backgrounds and styles bring a diverse range of perspectives to the learning experience.

Whether you are looking to explore watercolour painting for the first time or expand your artistic horizons, this course promises to be a rewarding and enjoyable journey.