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John lovett - LISBON AND PORTO, PORTUGAL Watercolour Workshop

John Lovett


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John has been painting professionally for over 40 years. His work possesses an emotive power and vitality that is enhanced by his use of light, colour and a strong sense of design. John’s passion for his work and his open, very informative approach to teaching make him a much sought after tutor. John’s knowledge and enthusiasm will inspire you to produce better paintings in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere.


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Watercolour Workshop

Enjoy painting and sightseeing in the beautiful Portugal cities of Lisbon and Porto. The stunning capital city of Portugal is one of the most charismatic and vibrant cities of Europe and will be a delight to paint. Porto is a historic and varied city, from the warren of narrow streets that make up the ancient Ribeira district through to the grand plaza of the Trindade district. The region is famed for the production of Port, which is still stored and matured in the vast cellars that stretch along the banks of the Douro River. There will be many opportunities to paint in a friendly and encouraging atmosphere.


  • First-class teaching by world famous watercolour artist and teacher, John Lovett.
  • Arrival transfer from Lisbon airport to the workshop hotel in Lisbon and departure transfers from the workshop hotel to Porto airport.
  • Welcome drinks in Lisbon and Farewell drinks in Porto.
  • 5 night’s accommodation in Lisbon and 7 nights’ accommodation in Porto.
  • Continental breakfast daily, 1 dinner in Lisbon, 7 dinners in Porto.
  • Sightseeing tours in Lisbon and Porto, Admission to the Royal Palace in Sintra, Douro River cruise, Tour of a port cellar in Porto.
  • Intensive painting sessions including demonstrations, painting instruction and critique sessions.
  • Workshop accompanied by a professional workshop manager.
  • A certificate confirming your successful completion of the workshop.