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Paint Historic Wells & The Somerset Countryside


Michal Jasiewicz


13th - 16th May 2019


Sun 12th May


Wells, Somerset


The Swan Hotel







  Single Room


  Single Occ


  Double Occ







Paint in the historic City of

Wells and surrounding

Somerset countryside with

Michal Jasiewicz in

Watercolour. The holiday is

based at The Swan Hotel

which faces the cathedral as

it looks out onto Cathedral

Green and is just a walk

away from some amazing

painting subjects including

the architecture of the

Cathderal & Bishop's Palace.

We will paint subjects such as Vicar's Close with its stone buildings,

Bishop's Palace with its moat and the medieval market and we will get

into the Somerset countryside and paint places such as Priddy and


Michal loves the spontaneity and freshness that comes with watercolours

and he will inspire you to paint exciting watercolours where he places

great emphasis of light on a subject. As an architect he loves

architectural subjects and how the light falls on a building and he is the

ideal tutor to help you paint historical Wells. He loves combining the

formal shapes of architectural subjects with the freedom of much looser

expressionistic methods that demonstrate the amazing light bouncing off


He will adapt his teaching style to the requirements of each individual

from beginners to the advanced painters and will give plenty of one-to-

one tuition. He will do a demonstration at each location to help you

understand his interpretation of the scene and then will help guide you

through the painting process including composition, how to depict light,

colour and tone to dramatic effect.