Classes & Workshops

Penny Wilton’s Painting Courses in the Poole and Purbeck Area, Autumn 2016 (various dates)


Stoborough Village Hall – Mondays 1 – 3.30pm
September 12th,19th,26th , October 3rd, 10th, 17th, (no class 24th Oct.) Half Term – October 31st, November 7th , 14th, 21st.
10 weeks £100.

St Joseph’s, Branksome – Wednesdays 2 – 4pm
September 14th, 21st, 28th, Oct 5th, 12th, 19th (no class 26th Oct) Half Term, 2nd, 9th 14th and 21st November .
10 weeks £100.

Parkstone Yacht Club – Fridays 9.30 – 11.30 
September 16th & 23rd, (September 30th no class – course at Hope Cove, Devon – see below) October 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th, November 4th 11th 18th and 25th.
10 weeks £100 (only a few places).

Course at Tesco’s Fleetsbridge – Fridays 1.30 – 3.30 – dates below
10 weeks £70
(Only 2 places).

Pay by 1st September to secure your place.

Application form for art classes | Autumn 2016 | Poole & Purbeck pdf


Places to paint – Summer 2016

Come along and paint with Penny. Get together at lunchtime and discuss work done.

Monday 30th May – Corfe Castle 10.30 – 3.30 meet in the castle grounds at lunchtime.

Wednesday 29th June – Shell Bay – Harbour side near houseboats. All day if fine.
Meet on the beach.

Thursday 7th July – Moreton Church near Dorchester
Moreton: St Nicholas , Moreton, Dorset, DT2 8RH – beautiful Whistler windows. 11am – 4pm.

Thursday 14th July – Keyhaven painting on the beach, 10.30 – 2.30

Sunday 24th July – Knowlton Church 12.30 – 2.00 then onto Wimborne St Giles to sketch there and have tea in the village hall at 3pm.

Saturday 20th August – High Corner Inn, New Forest, 11am, paint beyond the Inn then back for lunch about 1pm. Continue after lunch if a good day.

Dates for Tesco’s painting: every Friday 1.30 – 3.30 go along and paint with others( free) Penny there on 27th May, 24th June, 22nd July £7 for tuition.




Penny Wilton’s Painting Courses in the Poole and Purbeck Area, Summer 2016, Part 1
(various dates)

Stoborough Village Hall – Mondays 1 – 3.30pm. 4th, 11, 18th 25th April 9th and 16th May. 6 weeks £60.

Lytchett Matravers – Sorry course cancelled due to lack of numbers. Try Stoborough or St.
Joseph’s Branksome.

St Joseph’s, Branksome – Wednesdays 2 – 4pm.
6th, 13th, 20th, 27th April. 4th and 11th May. 6 weeks £60.

Parkstone Yacht Club – Fridays 9.30 – 11.30am.
8th, 15th 22nd and 29th April. 6th and 13th May. 6 weeks £60.

Tesco’s Fleetsbridge – Fridays 1.30 – 3.30 dates as above 6 weeks £42.
Bring your own materials, Bring newspaper, waterpots etc. N.B. COURSE NOW FULL.

Pay by 1st April to secure a place at the above classes.

Application form for art classes | Summer 2016 – Part 1 | Poole & Purbeck pdf


Other courses in 2016:

Shorland Farm – North Devon

Pen and Wash: 31st March -3rd April (see website).

Hope Cove – 19th – 22nd May –  £90. September 30th – October 2nd – tuition £55.00.

Menorca – 13 – 20th June. Tuition £120.

  1. Sunsets
  2. Continue sunsets
  3. Swans
  4. Light through trees
  5. Continue trees
  6. Inspired by poetry

More details on the Menorca painting course here


Watercolour & Acrylic Painting Classes 2016 – St. Joseph’s Church Hall, Branksome, Poole, Dorset

Watercolour painting by Penny Wilton

Come to an art class on Wednesdays, 2 – 4pm, at St. Joseph’s Church Hall, Branksome, Poole, BH14 9AZ.

  • Various subjects each week
  • Demonstrations on techniques
  • Guidance given throughout the course
  • Pay for the term 10 weeks or on a weekly basis – £10 per week


Email or phone Penny Wilton now to book your place. 01202 744389 or


Location of  St. Joseph’s Church Hall


Painting workshops at Holt Village Hall, 2016

These run from 10am – 4pm. The cost is £25 per day. Bring all art materials and a packed lunch or go to the pub next door.

Sometimes there maybe an option to try another craft or still come painting as well.

  • May 19th
  • June 23rd
  • July 21st
  • September 22nd
  • October 20th
  • November 17th
  • December 15th

Please email or tel 01202 744389 to book your place.

If you pay on line please pay Penny Wilton Artworks Ltd £25 bank code 20-68-79 account 23918130.

Pay by cheque Penny Wilton Artworks Ltd. £25 send to 51 Copeland Drive, Parkstone, BH14 8NR, or bring to the class.

Holt Workshop Details 2016  pdf


Location of Holt Village Hall


Painting holidays at The Cottage Hotel, Hope Cove, Devon


Painting courses are held at The Cottage Hotel at Hope Cove. Beautiful views. Excellent family run hotel. to book


Painting holidays at Hope Cove, Devon, with Penny WiltonPainting holidays at Hope Cove, Devon, with Penny Wilton

Courses taught by Penny Wilton, an artist with 30 years experience in teaching. Learn quickly from Penny’s demonstrations of techniques. Courses suitable for any standard. Watercolour, Acrylic, Drawing, mixed media all suitable.

Dates and tuition prices for Hope Cove, 2016

Arrive 19th May, course on Fri 20th Sat 21st May 10am – 4 pm and Sunday 22nd May 10am – 12.30pm. £90 per person.

Arrive 30th September, course on Saturday 1st October 10am – 4pm and Sunday 2nd October 10am – 12.30pm. £55 per person. (Only a few places left.)

For a list of art materials to bring please email