Artist In Residence

Monday 4th Mar 2019 - 12.00pm to Friday 25th Oct 2019 - 8.00pm
£30.00 per person

Tim Scott Bolton is a renowned landscape artist who has painted more than 60 Capability Brown landscapes and also published a book of his paintings, ‘A Brush with Brown’ (2016), to celebrate the 300th anniversary of Brown’s birth. Born in Shropshire, Tim was educated in Bromsgrove and the College of Estate Management, London University and has taught art courses internationally. Tim’s work is held in many collections including Her Majesty the Queen’s, the National Trust and the private collection of Mrs J.Paul Getty, as well as many others.

Ladies Luncheon | £44 per person
Monday 4th March | 12pm - 3pm
The first in our four-part programme of events begins with an insightful talk from Tim, over lunch, in the stunning Mansion House. With a talk about his artistic appreciation of our Capability Brown designed gardens, Tim will also explore the history of Capability Brown and his notable landscapes, providing an inspirational taster of what is to come over the year.
Food & beverage inclusions: Champagne and canapés on arrival and a delicious 3 course lunch.

Garden Tour & Luncheon | £49 per person
Wednesday 29th May | 9:30am – 2pm
Join Tim and our resident head gardener, Keith Hersey, for a fascinating walking tour of our beautiful gardens. Begin in the day with coffee and Danish pastries and soak up the serene surroundings whilst learning all about Luton Hoo’s landscape and Capability Brown designs. There will be a rare opportunity to sketch the landscape with knowledgeable tips from Tim and you will then enjoy a delicious 3 course buffet lunch in the gardens with a glass of wine.
Food & beverage inclusions: Coffee and Danish pastries on arrival and a 3 course buffet lunch with a glass of wine.

Gourmet Dinner & Talk | £95 per person
Friday 12th July | 7pm – 11pm
We invite you to enjoy an exclusive dinner with Tim, with a special menu curated by Wernher Restaurant’s Head Chef. Begin with Champagne and canapés and then enjoy a four-course dinner with paired wines to be followed by a Q&A session with Tim, giving you the chance to find out more about his travels and work.
Food & beverage inclusions: Champagne and canapés on arrival and a delicious 4 course dinner with paired wines.

Champagne Exhibition | £30 per person
Friday 25th October | 6pm – 8pm
Set in the majestic Luton Hoo Mansion House, the final event in our 2019 in-residence series is a display of Tim Scott Bolton’s works. Hear from the artist himself and sip on Champagne whilst enjoying Tim’s Capability Brown paintings. Celebrate International Artist’s Day with this fabulous event.
Food & beverage inclusions: Champagne.

To book, please contact our reservations team at or 01582 698888.