The Wild Southwest is ideal for a painting holiday. Here you will find more than enough inspiration. There are hills and plains, there is water and land. The colours are diverse and the light is very special. Learn how to express yourself in your own unique way. Get in touch with your inner self and discover your own special creativity. 

Painting holidays in Algarve

We offer a unique painting holiday in Portugal in some of the most breathtaking scenery you have ever experienced. Whether you like oil painting, water colours, acrylics, pastels or simply drawing, we can help you achieve your full potential We also offer photography, creative writing and life drawing workshops to suit all your creative desires!

painting and crafts holidays southwest Portugal

Stay on the beautiful Monte Maravilhas estate and be inspired by the rustic Alentejan landscape. 

Painting of cork cutters in the Alentejo by Mario Yorge 

Main photo © Michelle S. Mattei