Residential courses

Painting with Penny – Hope Cove South Devon at The Cottage Hotel 2018

22nd – 24th March and 18th – 20th October

Painting course Hope Cove, Devon 2018 Penny has taught painting courses at this hotel for many years now. It is a family run hotel with an outstanding view. The staff are friendly and helpful. Food is amazing and wonderful walks and views from the hotel.

Arrive on Thursday evening then start the painting course on Friday morning at 10am through to 4pm with a lunch break.

On Saturday the course is from 10am – 12.30pm. Stay an extra night if you wish.

Penny will give demonstrations of techniques of various mediums and helpful advice throughout the day whatever your standard.

Book the hotel first by contacting

Then email Penny at to book your place on this great weekend. Tuition just £55. Or telephone 01202 744389.

Menorca Painting Holiday 2018

At Carlos 111 hotel Es Castell

Menorca Painting Holiday 2018

June 18th – 25th 2018

Menorca Painting Holiday 2018Book your own flights from Bournemouth to Mahon/other airports.

Contact by email to choose and book your room plus half board. Tell them you are with Penny Wilton’s painting group for a 15% discount.

Tuition from Penny Wilton. Coach pick up to and from Mahon airport and to painting venues through the week. £175 per person.

  • Monday – free day to relax and enjoy a rest in the hotel. Meet in the bar at 7pm for drinks before dinner.
  • Tuesday – a day painting at Fornells leave hotel at 10.00am return pick up at 4pm
  • Wednesday – 3pm a trip to the stones at Talait de Dalt return 5.30pm
  • Thursday – a free day to relax, catch the bus or get a taxi to Mahon. Lunch at Cala Fonts is good for Tapas.
  • Friday – a day painting at Es Grau leave the hotel at 10.00am return pick up at 4pm.
  • Saturday – Sketching at Mahon market 10 – 12.30 leave the hotel at 10am return from Mahon 2.30pm ( 12.30 – 2.30 ) free time.
  • Sunday – A free day – places to visit if you wish, Cala Coves, Son Bou, Punta Prima, Saint Esteve, the museum in Mahon – free on Sundays. Isle de Rey boat trip.
  • Monday – 08.00am coach collects us to return to the airport.

More information & booking form – Menorca Painting Holiday 2018.




Brownsea Island, Poole, Dorset

1st – 3rd October 2017

£130 three full days and two nights accommodation and full board.

More information & booking formpdf



Painting holiday at Hope Cove, Devon 2017

Hope Cove - painting holidays 2017 with art teacher Penny Wilton

13th  15th October 2017  tuition Sat 10 – 4 and Sunday 10 – 12.30 – £55.

Each year there are two breaks at Hope Cove in Devon. Stay in the delightful family run Cottage Hotel

Book the hotel then come painting with Penny. Any medium you like, individual tuition lots of helpful tips and techniques. The hotel is in a magnificent position with views over the sea and

More information – Hope Cove Painting Holidays 2017. pdf