Expressive Pastels at Derwentwater - 4 Night Residential
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About the Course
Be inspired by the magnificent landscapes of the northern Lake District National Park, the idyllic Lakeland village of Watendlath and the delightful reflections of big mountains at Buttermere on this combined indoor and outdoor break with Yorkshire-based professional artist Robert Dutton. Learn how to create bold, colourful and dramatic pastel paintings filled with atmosphere and light. Suitable for improvers and artists who wish to become more expressive in developing their own personal style. During the course of each day we will walk up to 2 miles (3km) carrying our equipment.
• Capture the splendour of your surroundings in expressive pastels
• 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.
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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
• Loan of lightweight wooden A3 art boards
• All transport to and from painting locations on your holiday
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 DatesMonday 20th August 2018
- Suitable for beginners
- Suitable for events & groups
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