Course Provider: Arty Party Breaks and lessons
Contact Name: Vicki Griggs
The Flackley Ash Hotel
Nr Rye, East Sussex
Course Length: 2 days
5 star rating, 8 reviewers.
ARTY PARTY BREAKS
The dates above are the start dates, this course is held for 2 days, but one day bookings are available.
Learn to Paint in a Weekend! At The Flackley Ash Hotel in RYE Full board, 2 days lessons plus all materials only £225pp
If you would like to just join us for the day, including lunch is £65pp one day or £120 two days (no stay)
The art course is for beginners or intermediates in watercolour painting.
You will be shown from scratch how to stretch paper, apply paint, mix colour and all watercolour techniques to get you started. For improvers we will help you to expand your knowledge and introduce you to new ideas, tips and techniques.
All the art materials you need will be provided for the weekend.
There will be various step by step demonstrations and tuition throughout the course and you should complete at least 4 finished paintings. We have laid out the itinerary for indoors, but if the weather is good we may go outside and paint in the lovely grounds of the hotel for some of the time.
October 21st & 22nd, November 18th & 19th
February 24th & 25th, March 24th & 25th, April 21st & 22nd, May19th & 20th
June 23rd & 24th, October 20th & 21st, November 17th & 18th
Your teachers are, Vicki Griggs is a professional artist and has been teaching art to adults and children for over 17 years.
Vicki owns and runs her own art gallery in Broadstairs called The Little Art Gallery where she sells her own work and several other local artists
Beth Stokes is a freelance artist and designer and also sells work in the gallery.
Vicki & Beth have been working together building their business with the classes for the past 4 years with weekend breaks, art holidays in Italy, Greece and weekly art classes in Broadstairs.
They have been close friends for over 15 years and live 10 doors away from each other.
To book call
07817116007 or 07970468394 or email via the contact form above.
What's included in the price?
We promise you will turn out paintings from the first morning’s lesson and we know you will be hooked from there on in, even if you have never painted before.We run a friendly and very relaxed class, so don’t be shy, come and join us for a wonderful packed weekend full of fun.
We believe everyone can paint, you just need to be shown how. Whether you are on your own, a couple or in a group, you will have fun learning to paint and meeting new friends on this fantastic weekend!
The Frackly Ash Hotel is set in beautiful grounds and very close to Rye, a perfect setting for painting and a fun weekend. The food is amazing and the staff always very helpful. There is a bar and restaurant, free wifi, real fires, gardens and an orchard.
You will have use of all the hotel's facilities so take time to enjoy the pool, sauna, spa, jacuzzi and gym. There are plenty of beauty treatments to take advantage of to pamper yourself, but these do need to be booked in advance. If you are interested in the treatments please contact the hotel for costs and details, early booking is recommended
£225 full board or £120 2 day work shops only including lunch and refreshments (no stay)
1 night bed & full breakfast, English or continental
2 days professional art tuition including all art materials
Mid morning teas, fruit teas, water and coffees
Buffet lunch for Saturday (all home made food)
Sunday carvery roast lunch
2 course Saturday evening meal
Use of all gym, spa and pool facilities
Extra night including full breakfast & 2 course evening meal £75
Single supplement £20 for weekend breaks
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