Railway Rambles with a Sketchbook at Whitby - 4 night residential course
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About the Course
Full board 4 night residential art holiday in beautiful Whitby in the North Yorkshire Moors. Discounted rates available for early bookings!
Join a local artist for a creative journey that celebrates the North Yorkshire Moors Railway. We will travel by train (where feasible) to the start of our rambles and enjoy sketching and painting the people, structures, steam trains and stations of the railway. The changing light and atmospheric conditions make it a unique and fascinating setting for artists of all abilities. We’ll walk up to 4 miles (6.5km) each day.
Our professional artist leader will guide and encourage
Soak up the atmosphere and inspiration of the steam railway
Sketch characterful train stations including Goathland and Grosmont
Enjoy short rambles as you sketch and paint the North Yorkshire Moors Railway
The splendid Georgian mansion, Larpool Hall, commands a wonderful position above the harbour town of Whitby. With excellent accommodation and spacious public rooms it is a most attractive base for our walking and leisure activity holidays.
We also have a lodge in the grounds of Larpool Hall, ideal for families or groups of friends.
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 you would like to book this course with a CraftCourses gift voucher, please contact our Reservations team on the telephone number above.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. The voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
£515 in May 2017
£559 in September 2017
Prices are per person and include:
• Full board en-suite accommodation
• Full programme of craft with an experienced leader
• Materials and equipment where possible
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.
My first activity holiday with HF. Drawing was something I've wanted to do a short course on for a long time so this suited me perfectly. I knew I'd have a good time doing drawing with HF and indeed I did!
Anon - - #9890
Best art experience possible here this week - exceptional! house, garden and area delightful, staff so pleasant and helpful.
Anon - - #9885
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Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
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