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Paint Landscapes, Castles & Canals in the Vale of Usk

Paul Weaver

2nd - 6th July 2023


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Join Paul Weaver on this unique

opportunity to paint Castles and Canals

of the Usk Valley plus landscapes of

Monmouthshire and Abergavenny.


We will paint along the Brecon and

Monmouth Canal at places such as

Goytre Wharf and/or Govilon Wharf,

Castles such as Caldicott and/or

Raglan plus Welsh Heritage Sites such

as Blaenavon Ironworks with it's

traditional cottages and remnants of

an industrial past. The grounds around

the hotel with the lake, reflections,

streams and trees with their dappled

sunlight make for a great subject as

well as painting landscapes, valleys

and lakes in Brecon giving plenty of

variety of painting subjects.



An award winning artist, enthusiastic

and encouraging tutor, Paul will

combine informative lessons with

plenty of on-site sketching and

painting.


He will guide you through his

techniques for capturing the mood and

atmosphere of this superb location.


With instructive demonstrations and

personal guidance, he will offer advice

on choosing subjects, composition and

tonal sketches, as well as techniques

for capturing the atmospheric effects

of light and shade, trees, skies, water

and reflections, simplifying architecture

and adding figures to a scene.





  Tutor

Paul Weaver

  Arrival

Sun 2nd July

  Departure

Thu 6th July

  Destination

Usk Valley

  Hotel

Cwrt Bleddyn Hotel

  Days

4

  Type

Location

  Single Room

N/a

  Single Occ

£895

  Double Occ

£825

  NPP

£595