Welcome to the beautiful county of North Yorkshire
Welcome to the beautiful county of North Yorkshire

Watercolour painting courses at Pickering in North Yorkshire, introduce you to the skills, techniques and pleasures of drawing and painting.


The Ferens Art Gallery exhibited an example of Vikki's work in their Open Art Exhibition in 2019

Your tutor Vikki Jones NDD, is practised in accessing the needs of students at all stages of development and in helping them to further their individual skills.

"I provide individual painting tuition within a small group in an informal atmosphere"

En plein air in beautiful North Yorkshire


Informal dinner at the 'Cottage Lea's Hotel' where you will be staying. This will be at approximately 6-45 p.m. We will discuss needs and expectations for the following day.


After Breakfast, work will begin either at Vikki's studio or outside in the surrounding countryside, weather permitting. A delicious home cooked buffet lunch or picnic with seasonal fare will follow at 1pm with dinner in the evening at the 'Cottage Lea's Hotel' at 7pm.


After breakfast, futher tuition will be followed by a buffet lunch at 1pm. The afternoon session will continue until mid-afternoon or longer if you have unfinished work to complete.
We also cater for non-painting companions, who if they wish could go walking or sight-seeing.
For further information contact us by any of the following methods:
Phone: 01751 470156