The Creative Olive is a small family run business offering painting holidays, creative retreats and more.
Our weekend and week-long courses are held in Portugal, Spain, Denmark and Scotland.
Take a peak into what one of our retreats looks like.
Watercolour by Trine Pettigrew
The course was excellent: it felt very relaxed and there was a good balance between teaching and time to do your own work. Trine helped us to draw without feeling inhibited about the result, which was very freeing and great fun. I felt that I learnt a lot, but more importantly I left feeling a lot more confident and inspired to continue painting. I would definitely go again!
(and the food was delicious!)
- Annie Audsley