Tuscan sunshine from Terry to warm you up!

Painting by Terry Jarvis, a tutor at The Watermill at Posara painting holidays/vacations, Tuscany Italy.Brr, today it’s cold in Florence (where we spend our Winters), so thanks to our Australian mate and Watermill painting tutor Terry Jarvis who has sent us this reminder of Summer above, in one of his watercolours from a previous visits to The Watermill and Tuscany. He calls is Tuscan Sunshine. Thanks Terry — and we are looking forward to meeting up again for your watercolour course here next July. Here’s Terry demonstrating under the Watermill’s rose pergola the last time he was here:Terry rose demo 1Terry Jarvis is returning to The Watermill next Summer for a week-long painting course in watercolours.* It will run from Saturday 2 July to Saturday 9 July 2016. Terry is one of Australia’s leading watercolour artists and a great fan of the watermill and the surrounding area of Lunigiana. *Terry works in oils, pastels and acrylics, as well as watercolours, and is happy to teach in those media too.

Here’s another of Terry’s pictures, of another great painting location: Market Day in the nearby walled Medieval town of Fivizzano. Terry says: “A captivating part of the week during a watermill painting holiday, when you meet the locals in the square by an incredible 16th Century Fountain. Just straight out of the movies! While I am there I love to buy a big bunch of flowers for the watermill.”Painting by Terry Jarvis, a tutor at The Watermill at Posara painting holidays/vacations, Tuscany Italy.

Terry rose demo POV2 July to 9 July 2016

Terry Jarvis Watercolours (and oils, pastels and acrylics)

Please click here to learn more about Terry and his course at the mill.

The son of a goldminer, Terry was inspired at an early age to draw and paint the landscape, as well as people and animals. He now exhibits widely and is a popular tutor at workshops around the world. He loves drawing and helping his students to develop their drawing skills. Here’s what one guest on Terry’s previous course at the watermill had to say: Terry Jarvis was superb with people, very positive and very relaxed. I’ve been on painting holidays before and learned nothing but Terry was great. When you got stuck he’d come along with a smile – and a brush – and bring your picture to life. He wasn’t afraid to criticise your work, but he had a really positive attitude, which helped you to improve.”

Fancy painting with Terry at these – and other – great locations? Come and join us in sun-filled, fun-filled, inspirational Posara!Painting by Terry Jarvis, a tutor at The Watermill at Posara painting holidays/vacations, Tuscany Italy.

*** Why not bring your non-painting partner as well? There’s a generous £200 discount for him/her if they share a room with you — and there’s plenty for them to do. Have a look at our Partner’s Activities suggestions by clicking here.


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