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We will offer you painting workshops in Cascais, a small village near Portugal’s capital Lisbon, and near Sintra.

Our goal is to provide painting courses during the holidays that offer a unique experience of some of the most beautiful beaches, golf courses, gardens and villages of Europe, which can be found in Cascais and the surrounding area. 

"The Sea, Boats and Reflexions" in Watercolour, 20 Oct - 26 Oct 2019

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"The Sea, Boats and Reflexions" in Watercolour, 20 Oct - 26 Oct 2019

Margarida Ornelas

with Carlos Santos Marques in CASCAIS VILLAGE - ALL LEVELS

Code: CV910C
Date: 20 Oct - 26 Oct 2019
Price: 980 €  /  Deposit: 200 €


** Please read "Terms & Conditions"  and "How to make a Booking" .


"The sea, Boats and Reflexions"

- How to treat the sea in watercolor
- The shape of the boats and its fusion with the water
- Shadows and reflexions over the water


The beautiful Cascais coast has it all – Cascais is one of the prettiest villages in Portugal. Inspiring views, sparkling sea, delicious portuguese traditional food and perfect light. Join Carlos Santos Marques, your experienced tutor, for a magical week exploring this region

Carlos is a professional artist and a full time artist and teacher. He is an inspiring tutor. Carlos will give you plenty of one to one tuition.

He has an amazing ability to capture the light in the landscape and, with his experienced use of colours, produces striking watercolour paintings. 

Our hotel sits close to the beach on Baía de Cascais. Sit on the terrace, enjoy the beautiful sunsets and walk along the promenade. Friendly hosts and good service.

The accommodation is in the centre of the village. The rooms have a balcony overlooking the ocean.
In the morning we will paint in the workshop " The sea, Boats and Reflexions” with Carlos, in the hotel studio.

After lunch we will go for a walk exploring Cascais Bay, watching the fishermen, the boats, the architecture, the historical centre, the palaces and all the surroundings.


You will spend six days soaking in the beauty of Cascais, painting with a group of like-minded people in a fun and relaxed environment. 

A mix of tuition, great paintings, a wonderful time by the sea, walks in the surroundings and good food & wine, create an unforgettable experience!

To see our "Painting Holidays - Cascais Village"...

Non-painter partner

Non-painting partners are very welcome and there is plenty to do. You can always join us in our trips if you have interest in it.

We have also many others tips for you...

This is our program:

Date Time
Day 1 15:00
Transfer from Lisbon airport
Welcome Meeting at our hotel
Day 2 09:30-13:00

Presentation of the tutor
Painting course
Walk around the village - sketching
Day 3 to Day 5 09:30-13:00
Painting course
Walk around the village - sketching
Day 6 09:00-13:00
Sintra Tour
Sintra Tour
Day 7 08:30
Leaving the hotel to Lisbon airport

Our prices:

Artists Non-Painting Partners Supplements
980 € 650 € 300 €
Price per person for 2 people sharing a twin or double room Price per person for a partner occupying a twin or double room
(Without tuition and studio facilities)
Supplement for single occupancy
Price Includes: Price does not include:

6 nights accommodation

All breakfasts

2 dinners

Sintra Tour with lunch included

All tuition and studio facilities

Transfer from the airport to the hotel and back

Free use of stools, easels and boards, on request

A full time professional workshop assistant during your stay.

4 lunches and 4 dinners

Art Material


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