About the Course
If you have ever wanted to paint in oils but have not enjoyed the solvents and fumes, then this is the holiday for you. Water-mixable oils are virtually odourless and can be thinned with water. Our expert leader will introduce you to the paints and how best to use them, as well as taking you to some of the best locations to capture beautiful landscapes. We’ll walk up to 1 mile (1.5km) each day, carrying our equipment.
Suitable for all abilities.
Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting in a group
Working outdoors as much as possible, with an indoor option if the weather is poor
Our professional artist leader will guide and encourage
Freshwater Bay House boasts a beautiful cliff-top location overlooking the bay. Enjoy dramatic chalk cliffs, sandy beaches, picture-postcard villages and more from this wonderful island gem.
Freshwater Bay House has 48 bedrooms located in the main building and a cottage in the grounds. Many of the rooms have sea views, whilst others overlook the gardens and downs.
Prices may be subject to change. Please click through on the Book Online button above for the up to date price and availability.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
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
All transport to and from any painting locations on your holiday
Loan of wooden A3 art boards
This craft course provider has been awarded Gold status for receiving 10 or more 5 star ratings from previous students.
The Students' Choice award ensures that course providers get recognised for their efforts in the teaching and practice of UK craft.
They also allow tutors to gain valuable feedback on their courses and for new students to find the course that's right for them.