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Wells, Somerset

Exmoor National Park

North Cornwall Coast

Wye Valley

The Lake District

Provence, France

Western Algarve, Portugal

The Swan Hotel

Simonsbath House Hotel

Treglos Hotel

Bells Hotel

Langdale Chase Hotel

Hotellerie Notre Dame De Lumieres

Villa Termal Das Caldas De Monchique

David Bellamy

Grahame Booth

Jem Bowden

Roger Dellar

Joe Francis Dowden

Jeremy Ford

Soraya French

Steve Hall

Barry Herniman

John Hoar

Richard Holland

Michal Jasiewicz

Jenny Keal

Anne Kerr

Carol Kibble

Arnold Lowrey

Kevin Scully

Keiko Tanabe

Andy Walker

Paul Weaver

David Webb

Dave White

Peter Woolley

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Paint Historic Wells, Somerset

Steve will use his friendly and relaxed approach to help you improve your watercolour painting and create those simple yet dynamic images that he admires in the works of Edward Seago and Edward Wesson.

There will be the opportunity for you to complete two pictures a day under Steve's careful guidance. He will work alongside you helping you to achieve your goals. Steve's style is one of simplicity, yet based on observation of shapes and tonal values.

His objective will be to encourage you to capture the scene before you with as little fuss as possible but with awareness of the important shapes and forms that describe the view. By following his advice your work will take on a more dynamic appearance leading to that 'wow' factor that we all seek in our painting. 


Steve Hall


27th - 29th June


Tues 26th June


Wells, Somerset


Swan Hotel





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Paint historic Wells, Somerset with Steve Hall in Watercolour. The holiday is based at The Swan Hotel which faces the cathedral as it looks out onto Cathedral Green and is just a walk away from some amazing painting subjects including the architecture of the Cathderal & Bishop’s Palace as well as more modest but equally paintable buildings in Vicar’s Close and around the Green. We will also paint the moat, the grounds and the “Wells” or Lakes in Bishop’s Palace as well as nearby countryside.