2021 August: An Grianán Landscape Painting Weekend

All rooms are SINGLE to allow for social distancing and comfort.

AUGUST 27-28-29. €350

Come and join me at An Grianán, home of the Irish Countrywomen’s Association. It’s a glorious 18th century house that has been transformed into a cultural and educational centre. Set in the beautiful rolling hills of the Boyne Valley,

Get away from it all in a beautiful part of Ireland while practicing your painting skills. It’s a perfect way to spend a weekend -and get some experience painting en plein air with guidance from me. 

Enjoy good food, great company and lots of fresh air and home comforts. 

Mediums: Oils or acrylics paint.  Drawing materials of your choice. You will need to supply your own materials. I will supply you with a list of what you need.Painting level: The course is suitable for all levels but please be aware that a basic level of drawing & painting techniques is needed.



The TOTAL cost for painting attendees is €350 (Non-painting partners €300).

10 participants ONLY. BOOK NOW to secure your place


What you will need for painting

  • A plein air easel (or pochade-box easel).
  • Brushes
  • Paints Oils or acrylics 
  • Canvases (canvas boards or stretched canvases, keep them small to medium size. No bigger than A3).
  • Sketchbook and soft pencils/charcoal/preferred drawing material
  • Rags
  • Solvent
  • Linseed Oil
  • A set of 2 dippers for your solvent/oil 
  • A palette -suitable for outdoor work (A tear-off palette might be unwieldy)
  • Baby-wipes
  • If you’re apt to get tired standing, bring a very light stool -like an angler’s stool.
  • Remember to bring warm clothes that you don’t mind getting paint on!
  • If you need any more info, just email me.