Experimental Portraits at Derwentwater - 4 Night Residential


Duration: 4 Days

Price from: £489

Run by: Reservations team
at HF Holidays

0345 470 7558

Derwent Bank
Portinscale
Keswick
Cumbria
CA12 5TY

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About the Course

The discipline of portraiture can help develop skills in observation. Our experienced artist leader will guide and encourage you through a series of experimental portraits using different techniques designed to improve capturing a likeness and character of the sitter. Guidance and advice will be tailored to suit individuals with the aim of gaining in confidence and practice at any level.

Holiday highlights:
• Try a fresh approach to portraiture
• Our professional artist leader will guide and encourage
• Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting in a group

Set right on the shores of Derwent Water our Country House treats you to scenic walking straight from its door. Admire stunning panoramas across the mirror-smooth lake set against the backdrop of razor-edged ridges and humpbacked fells.

HF Holidays have been offering activity breaks since 1913, with stunning destinations across the UK, Europe and Worldwide. Our Art & Craft breaks will allow you to flex that creative muscle and get inspired. Suited to a range of abilities, we have a perfect creative break for you.

Click through to our website for a full itinerary, secure online booking or to explore our full range of holidays.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Prices are per person and include:

• High quality Full Board en-suite accommodation and excellent food in our Country House
• Tuition from our knowledgeable HF Holidays’ leader, to ensure you get the most from your holiday
• A portrait model as well as photographs will be used as source
• Loan of lightweight wooden A3 art boards

Information
Standard single room: no supplement
Premium single room: £15 per night
Premium twin/double room from £10 per person per night
Non-member associate fee: £10 per person

Early bookers can make savings - please visit our website for more details.



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Course Start Dates

Monday 3rd September 2018

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