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Painting tuition and workshops

We will give you personal one to one painting tuition during your holiday. From beginner to experienced artists

Discoveries in Oil Pastel

Discoveries in Oil Pastel

Jeremy teaches oil pastel and ink mixed media painting regularly at Murdoch University in Australia as part of the Extraordinary Minds Project . The basic course takes 4 three hour sessions. It is suitable for artists at all levels from beginners to experienced who wish to extend themselves and learn to take risks to reach their full creativity. In Australia the class sizes are over 12 people, however at the guest house we limit it to a maximum of four.

Learn to paint with oil pastels

Learn to paint with oil pastels

Jeremy's oil pastel technique is described in detail in this edition of Artist's Palette

Creating in oils

Creating in oils

You will learn to take your art to a new level in a master class environment. Jeremy will introduce you to his techniques in oils and acrylics. Typically this involves letting yourself go to become completely immersed in the painting process in textured acrylics. Then with quick drying oils so that new breathtaking images emerge full of idiosyncrasies and imagination. Paint is dragged over texture using colour shapers and then colours are enriched and modified with multiple layers of glaze

Are you a beginner?

Are you a beginner?

BEGINNERS: produce good results with this technique as they are not restricted by previous lessons and can start with a clean slate

Are you an experienced artist?

Are you an experienced artist?

EXPERIENCED ARTISTS: often come to me because they have been copying nature and want to discover their ability to work loosely from imagination

Photography

Photography

NE Thailand is such a unique place with ancient customs and superstitions which have been practiced for thousands of years. It is untouched by tourists and the people are open, generous and friendly. These people are ethnically Lao and speak a combination of Lao and Thai. It is a wonderful place for photographers. Click for more.

Subjects

Subjects

We provide tuition in a wide range of subjects and styles Landscapes: You will be surrounded by exotic landscapes to paint. Flower studies : Many tropical flowers are available especially orchids Figure studies: The most challenging of all subjects. We can arrange for male or female models to pose for us. Imaginative: It takes time for artists to escape from reality and paint or draw from their imagination but this is the most rewarding subject of all.

Jeremy Holton

Jeremy Holton

Our tutor main tutor is a very experienced artist in a variety of mediums and will assist you in developing your techniques and style on a one to one basis. Jeremy is a well established artist in Western Australia with well over 1,000 paintings sold throughout the world. With his Thai wife Waree they operate the guest house. Click to learn more about Jeremy his varied career and many exhibitions.

Waree Holton

Waree Holton

While Jeremy is the tutor, his wife Waree will look after you during your holiday. She will introduce you to her village and find out about any interesting activities you can experience. She will show you how to pay respect to Buddha at the wats, give alms to the monks, buy from the markets or street vendors, order food you can eat, cook an Isaan dish, say hello to an old man in the street, and find the nearest toilet. Click to see more of Waree