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Unit 720, Catalyst House
Centennial Park, Centennial Avenue
Elstree
Borehamwood
Hertfordshire
WD6 3SY

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HF Holidays's Courses

£549
Shropshire - Next course on 10th September 2018
Marvel at the ‘Staffordshire Hoard’ at the world-famous Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, as well as the Pre-Raphaelite and Baroque art collections. Enjoy the paintings, drawings and sculptures of the Barber Institute of Fine Arts. Visit the home of Royal Worcester Porcelain and marvel at the ‘Mappa Mundi’ and Chained Library within the majestic Hereford Cathedral. Holiday highlights: • Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery • Barber Institute of Fine Arts • Museum of Royal Worcester...
£359
Gloucestershire - Next course on 5th October 2018
Visit the world-famous Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, where highlights include the Impressionist and pre-Raphaelite collections, and view the impressive galleries in The Wilson (formerly the Cheltenham Art Gallery & Musuem). We'll also explore the Ashmolean in Broadway, housed in an exquisite 17th century Cotswold house. Holiday highlights: • Ashmoleum at Broadway, housed in an exquisite 17th century Cotswold house • The Wilson, Cheltenham's Art Gallery & Museum • World-famous Ashmoleum Museum, Oxford Dating from the...
£365
Shropshire
Full board 4 night residential art holiday in the Shropshire Hills. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Discover how to use waterproof pen and watercolour wash to create expressive and loose sketches of landscapes and architecture. Using photographs, you will be guided on how to sketch features such as trees, water and buildings. Holiday Highlights: Get creative with waterproof pen and watercolour wash Our professional artist leader will guide and encourage Enjoy the sociable atmosphere...
£775
Derbyshire
Full board 7 night residential art holiday in the beautiful Peak District. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Discover how to use waterproof pen and watercolour wash to create expressive and loose sketches of landscapes and architecture. Using photographs, you will be guided on how to sketch features such as trees, water and buildings. Friday 7th April to Friday 14th April 2017 Holiday Highlights: Get creative with waterproof pen and watercolour wash Our professional artist...
£799
Cornwall - Next course on 13th October 2018
With its spectacular scenery and fascinating history, Cornwall has always been a magnet for artists and writers. This is your chance to explore the places that inspired them. We will visit the artistic centres of St Ives, Newlyn and Penzance, potter around the Fowey estuary, home to Daphne Du Maurier, and head for the wild west, where some of the dramatic Poldark scenes were filmed. Holiday highlights: • Barbara Hepworth studio, St Ives • Charlestown:...
£0
West Sussex
Full board 4 night residential art holiday in the South Downs. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Painting with watercolours can allow us to capture movement and an emotional response to weather and seasons. Join our expert leader and find out how to paint subjects such as a stormy sea, a glorious sunset or a misty winter morning. Suitable for those with some experience of watercolours. Holiday Highlights: Create your own atmospheric paintings in watercolours...
£715
Dorset
Full board 7 night residential art holiday in Lulworth Lodge on Dorset's stunning Jurassic Coast. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Painting with watercolours can allow us to capture movement and an emotional response to weather and seasons. Join our expert leader and find out how to paint subjects such as a stormy sea, a glorious sunset or a misty winter morning. Suitable for those with some experience of watercolours. Holiday Highlights: Create your own...
£349
Shropshire
Full board 3 night residential jewellery craft holiday in the Shropshire Hills. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Bead weaving is a technique whereby seed beads are woven using needle and thread. Bead embroidery can be used to adhere beads of all shapes and sizes to fabric. Join our jewellery expert as she guides you through a range of techniques in bead weaving and bead embroidery to create one or more pieces of bespoke jewellery...
£389
Derbyshire - Next course on 22nd October 2018
Take the next step into Book Binding; we will be making a 'sewn boards binding', associated with the advent and advancement of the codex format book in late Antiquity, using the Coptic chain stitch and an ingenious board attachment along with various modern materials and fabrics to make a tactile, flat-opening book structure. If you are not at this level, then our 'Book Binding' holiday will be the perfect preparation: • Prepare your own book...
£385
West Sussex
Full board 3 night residential craft holiday in the South Downs. Discounted rates available for early bookings! An introduction to the basics of hand book binding, this course is suitable for beginners. Using traditional techniques that have barely changed in centuries, we will discover how paper is prepared, then hand-sewn into a single-section pamphlet and a multi-section book. Learn how to prepare a book for covering using traditional methods, but with modern materials, and how...
£329
Gloucestershire - Next course on 3rd April 2018
An introduction to the basics of hand book binding. Using traditional techniques that have barely changed in centuries, we will discover how paper is prepared, then hand-sewn into a single-section pamphlet and a multi-section book. Learn how to prepare a book for covering using traditional methods, but with modern materials, and how to get the best out of your chosen materials. Holiday highlights: • Prepare your own book using traditional techniques • Our professional craft...
£489
West Sussex - Next course on 9th July 2018
If you love all things botanical, come and enjoy capturing their beauty and essence on paper. You'll improve your botanical painting skills, learning how to use technical form, use of colour and tone, and using your equipment. Best suited to those with some experience with drawing and watercolour: • Learn technical form, colour and tone • Share inspiration and exchange ideas • Gain knowledge to continue painting at home Nestled at the foot of the...
£489
Cumbria - Next course on 10th September 2018
Have a passion and love for botanical paintings, come and capture their beauty and essence on paper at our stunning country house: Derwent Bank. Improving on your botanical painting skills, you'll also be learning how to use technical form, use of colour and tone, and using your equipment. Best suited to those with some experience with drawing and watercolour: • Learn technical form, colour and tone • Share inspiration and exchange ideas • Gain knowledge...
£889
Cornwall
Full board 7 night residential art holiday in beautiful Cornwall. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Journey to a bygone era as we explore the timeless beauty of our magnificent coastline; capture both landscape and seascape features of Cornwall through drawing and painting, from simple sketches to finished works of art. During the course of each day we’ll walk up to 2 miles (3km) carrying our equipment. Holiday Highlights: Be inspired by the tin mines...
£889
Dorset
Full board 7 night residential art holiday in Lulworth Lodge on Dorset's stunning Jurassic Coast. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Journey to a bygone era as we explore the timeless beauty of our magnificent coastline; capture both landscape and seascape features of the Dorset coast through drawing and painting, from simple sketches to finished works of art. During the course of each day we’ll walk up to 2 miles (3km) carrying our equipment. Holiday...
£889
Isle Of Wight
Full board 7 night residential art holiday in Freshwater Bay on the Isle of Wight. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Journey to a bygone era as we explore the timeless beauty of our magnificent coastline; capture both landscape and seascape features of the Isle of Wight through drawing and painting, from simple sketches to finished works of art. During the course of each day we’ll walk up to 2 miles (3km) carrying our equipment....
£995
Gwynedd - Next course on 2nd June 2018
Capturing water on camera can never be easier than at Dolgellau; there is water everywhere in this beautiful part of South Snowdonia – from splendid waterfalls to a varied coastline and wonderful rivers. We will visit a variety of stunning falls at a variety of locations and explore the wild and wonderful coast. There are also two magnificent rivers to discover – the Mawddach and the Dyfi – thought to be the most beautiful scenery...
£855
Inverness-Shire - Next course on 13th October 2018
Glen Coe is a perfect destination for capturing water on camera, visit some of the most beautiful lochs, rivers, waterfalls and coastline in the Scottish Highlands; it provides endless opportunities to capture various waters from different surroundings. Mountains, including Ben Nevis, will be our daily background with the occasional castle and a good chance to see red deer and eagles. Whether you are a beginner or expert your leader will guide to the best locations...
£379
North Yorkshire - Next course on 6th April 2018
The Yorkshire Dales has some of the most attractive waterfalls in the country, an ideal situation for capturing water on camera. During this holiday we’ll visit a selection of these and look at different methods of photographing waterfalls to produce various effects and moods. Through the help of our knowledgeable leader we'll learn how to capture stunning pictures of water and its environment. Suitable for all levels of photographic experience: • Find out how to...
£295
Shropshire - Next course on 9th March 2018
Chinese brush painting is an ancient art form dating back to about 4,000BC. Typical images depict flowers, birds and beautiful landscapes. We'll introduce you to the tools and materials and then teach you the techniques to get you started. This type of painting is enjoyed by many as a form of meditation due to the concentration needed in the preparation of the paint and the brush strokes used. Holiday highlights: • Skilled and experienced tutor...
£449
North Yorkshire - Next course on 1st October 2018
Chinese brush painting is an ancient art form dating back to about 4,000BC. Typical images depict flowers, birds and beautiful landscapes. We'll introduce you to the tools and materials and then teach you the techniques to get you started. This type of painting is enjoyed by many as a form of meditation due to the concentration needed in the preparation of the paint and the brush strokes used. Holiday highlights: • Skilled and experienced tutor...
£355
West Sussex
Discover a range of Christmas themed crafts on this 3 day full board residential mini break in picturesque Abingworth in the South Downs. Put your Christmas to-do list to one side, and join us for a creative festive treat. Perfect for a christmassy weekend with creative friends to create those handmade gifts for your loved ones. A variety of sessions will be on offer throughout the weekend, all led by a number of qualified tutors....
£295
Derbyshire - Next course on 16th November 2018
Put your Christmas to-do list to one side, and join us for a creative festive treat. Perfect for a christmassy weekend with creative friends to create those handmade gifts for your loved ones. A variety of sessions will be on offer throughout the weekend, all led by a number of qualified tutors. Holiday Highlights: • Try taster sessions in a variety of Christmas crafts • Our professional craft leaders will guide and encourage • Share...
£449
North Yorkshire - Next course on 15th October 2018
We'll take inspiration from the local landscape, then blend colours and textures in felt-making silk fusion, tapestry and freeform weave. You’ll create a collection of small works ideal for a journal or to mount for display. Holiday highlights Create your own beautiful felted, silk fusion and woven items Our professional craft leader will guide and encourage Share inspiration and exchange ideas Gain knowledge to continue crafting at home Retaining its 19th century grandeur Newfield Hall...
£489
North Yorkshire - Next course on 25th June 2018
We'll take inspiration from the local landscape, then blend colours and textures in felt-making silk fusion, tapestry and freeform weave. You’ll create a collection of small works ideal for a journal or to mount for display. Holiday highlights: • Create your own beautiful felted, silk fusion and woven items • Our professional craft leader will guide and encourage • Share inspiration and exchange ideas • Gain knowledge to continue crafting at home Retaining its 19th...
£329
North Yorkshire - Next course on 12th October 2018
At Malhamdale, discover the magical world of paper cutting; be introduced to Victorian fretwork, Haitian metal work and intricate Polish paper cuts. You'll get to grips with designing for cutting using both typographic and pictorial elements. You'll master both design technique as well as using a scalpel safely and pick up a wealth of handy hints for successful papercutting. Great fun and rather addictive! Holiday highlights: • Create your own unique papercut designs • Our...
£365
West Sussex
Full board 3 night residential paper craft holiday in the South Downs. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Discover the magical world of paper cutting; be introduced to Victorian fretwork, Haitian metal work and intricate Polish paper cuts. You'll get to grips with designing for cutting using both typographic and pictorial elements. You'll master both design technique as well as using a scalpel safely and pick up a wealth of handy hints for successful papercutting....
£385
Derbyshire
Full board 3 night residential craft holiday in picturesque Dovedale in the Peak District. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Learn the traditional techniques of stained glass to make your own leaded panel and try copper foiling (used for lampshades) to make 2D and 3D items such as light catchers and simple boxes. We will also take a look at secular and contemporary stained glass. Requires long periods of standing and strong hands. Holiday Highlights:...
£515
Dorset
Full board 4 night residential craft holiday in Lulworth Lodge on Dorset's stunning Jurassic Coast. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Take inspirational photographs in the surrounding landscape and created unique stitched postcards using sumptuous textiles and threads and free machine embroidery. A digital camera and sewing machine with which you are familiar are essential. Holiday Highlights: Create your own unique stitched postcard using free machine embroidery Our professional craft leader will guide and encourage...
£375
Shropshire
Try a range of crafts on this full board 3 night residential craft holiday in the Shropshire Hills. Discounted rates available for early bookings! A cornucopia of craft – Whet your appetite for a year of happy crafting and join us for this celebration of different craft taster sessions. Perfect for a mother and daughter bonding weekend, or a reunion with creative friends. A variety of sessions will be on offer throughout the weekend, all...
£389
Shropshire - Next course on 26th February 2018
Join our patchwork guru and create your own panel that can be made into a cushion cover, chair throw or even the beginnings of a quilt. Find out how to design a simple but effective pattern and how to choose fabrics that will enhance it. Suitable for beginners and those with more experience. You will need a sewing machine and experience is desirable. Holiday highlights: • Create your own panel for a cushion cover, chair...
£429
West Sussex
Full board 4 night residential craft holiday in the South Downs. Discounted rates available for early bookings! We'll take inspiration from the local landscape, then blend colours and textures in felt-making silk fusion, tapestry and freeform weave. You’ll create a collection of small works ideal for a journal or to mount for display. Holiday Highlights: Create your own beautiful felted, silk fusion and woven items Our professional craft leader will guide and encourage Share inspiration...
£565
Gwynedd - Next course on 21st May 2018
Your expert leader will guide you seamlessly through subject choice, depth, perspective and image framing so that you can get that perfect shot every time. Designed for those with some knowledge of digital photography, who wish to focus specifically on improving their image composition skills. Holiday highlights: • Visit inspirational vistas of • Small sociable groups of like-minded people • Improve your image composition • A mixture of theory and on-location sessions Located just a...
£565
Derbyshire - Next course on 3rd September 2018
Your expert leader will guide you seamlessly through subject choice, depth, perspective and image framing so that you can get that perfect shot every time. Designed for those with some knowledge of digital photography, who wish to focus specifically on improving their image composition skills. Holiday highlights: • Visit inspirational vistas of • Small sociable groups of like-minded people • Improve your image composition • A mixture of theory and on-location sessions The Peveril of...
£565
North Yorkshire - Next course on 11th August 2018
Your expert leader will guide you seamlessly through subject choice, depth, perspective and image framing so that you can get that perfect shot every time. Designed for those with some knowledge of digital photography, who wish to focus specifically on improving their image composition skills. Holiday highlights: • Visit inspirational vistas of • Small sociable groups of like-minded people • Improve your image composition • A mixture of theory and on-location sessions Whitby is truly...
£409
Gloucestershire
Full board 4 night calligraphy art holiday at Bourton-on-the-Water in the heart of the Cotswolds. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Calligraphy is the art of beautiful writing. Our professional calligrapher will guide you through the structure and principles of Italic, a versatile flowing calligraphy and probably the most often-used style in contemporary lettering, with consideration for design, materials, colour and bookmaking. There will be individual personal tuition, with demonstrations and discussions that will develop...
£389
Powys - Next course on 21st September 2018
If you have from none to little experience, our photography weekend holiday is a great short break taster if you want enhance your photography skills. Travelling to locations handpicked by our experienced leader, you'll be giving hints and tips on how you can get the most out of your photos and camera throughout the day. Suitable for photographers of all levels: • Find out how to get the best results from your own camera •...
£389
Shropshire - Next course on 18th July 2018
If you’ve never been on a photography holiday this short break weekend provides a perfect taster. Our experienced leader will guide you to handpicked locations around Church Stretton, giving hints and tips on how you can get the most out of your camera throughout the day. Suitable for photographers of all levels: • Find out how to get the best results from your own camera • Small groups of up to 12 guests • Daily...
£389
Derbyshire - Next course on 24th August 2018
Discover our photography weekend at Dovedale; fantastic opportunity regardless of your skill-level, specially for beginners who have never been part of a photography holiday before. Our expert leader will guide you to handpicked locations, advising and giving hints on how you can take better pictures and how you can get the most from your camera. Suitable for photographers of all levels: • Find out how to get the best results from your own camera •...
£379
North Yorkshire - Next course on 28th September 2018
Discover our photography weekend at Malhamdale. A fantastic opportunity regardless of your skill-level, specially for beginners who have never been part of a photography holiday before. Our expert leader will guide you to handpicked locations, advising and giving hints on how you can take better pictures and how you can get the most from your camera. Suitable for photographers of all levels: • Find out how to get the best results from your own camera...
£449
Northumberland - Next course on 22nd October 2018
Learn how to create a likeness of your pet or other animals. We'll use the skills of observation and drawing techniques to capture their form, texture, movement and character. This holiday is suitable for improvers or those with some experience of drawing: • Learn techniques to capture form, texture and movement • Share inspiration and exchange ideas • Gain knowledge to continue drawing at home Nether Grange has undeniable history and gorgeous landscapes that surrounds...
£389
Somerset - Next course on 12th March 2018
At our historic Holnicote House, you'll create drawings of animals or of your pet, through using the skills of observation and drawing techniques to capture their behaviour, form, texture and character. This holiday is suitable for those with some experience of drawing: • Learn techniques to capture form, texture and movement • Share inspiration and exchange ideas • Gain knowledge to continue drawing at home As a historic National Trust property, Holnicote House is full...
£339
Shropshire - Next course on 22nd June 2018
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...
£489
Cumbria - Next course on 3rd September 2018
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...
£375
Derbyshire
Full board 3 night residential art holiday in picturesque Dovedale in the Peak District. Discounted rates available for early bookings! 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...
£505
North Yorkshire
Full board 4 night residential art holiday in picturesque Malhamdale in the Yorkshire Dales. Discounted rates available for early bookings! 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...
£465
Northumberland - Next course on 19th March 2018
Regarded by many as the purest form of photography, join our expert leader on an exploration of black and white. Capture the feeling of timelessness in your images and learn how best to focus the viewer’s attention on subject, composition, texture and lighting. Holiday highlights: • Capture great monochrome images • Visit inspirational vistas of the local area • Our professional photography leader will guide and encourage • A mixture of theory and on-location sessions...
£525
Shropshire - Next course on 8th October 2018
We are all used to keeping our cameras as still as possible to get sharp images. On this holiday, we will be exploring movement in photography; first you will learn how to use Intentional Camera Movement (ICM) to get intriguing abstract images by moving the camera during the exposure. Once we've mastered that we'll move on to working with Subject Movement. Should I stop movement or show movement? As well as working with such classic...
£529
North Yorkshire
Full board 4 night residential art course in Malhamdale in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Be inspired by the magnificent landscapes and characterful towns of the Yorkshire Dales National Park 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...
£519
Cumbria - Next course on 20th August 2018
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...
£889
North Yorkshire
Full board 7 night residential art course in beautiful Whitby in the North Yorkshire Moors. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Be inspired by the magnificent landscapes of the North York Moors National Park, the Yorkshire heritage coast and the historical town of Whitby 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...
£519
North Yorkshire - Next course on 4th June 2018
Be inspired by the magnificent landscapes and characterful towns of the Yorkshire Dales National Park 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. Holiday highlights: • Capture the splendour of your surroundings in expressive pastels • Our professional...
£415
Derbyshire
Full board 4 night residential art holiday in the beautiful Peak District. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Join our patchwork guru and create your own panel that can be made into a cushion cover, chair throw or even the beginnings of a quilt. Find out how to design a simple but effective pattern and how to choose fabrics that will enhance it. Suitable for beginners and those with more experience. You will need a...
£365
Shropshire
4 day introductory art course - full board residential creative holiday in the Shropshire hills. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Monday 27th February to Friday 3rd March 2017. Designed for beginners or those who wish to revisit the basics in acrylic painting. With expert tuition in a relaxed and supportive environment, you’ll be taken step by step from selecting the right paper to how to use your tools and equipment, through to the basic...
£329
West Sussex - Next course on 20th April 2018
Designed for beginners or those who wish to revisit the basics in acrylic painting. With expert tuition in a relaxed and supportive environment, you’ll be taken step by step from selecting the right paper to how to use your tools and equipment, through to the basic techniques and composition. See your confidence unfurl before your very eyes! Holiday highlights: • Our professional artist leader will guide and encourage • Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting...
£389
Derbyshire - Next course on 12th November 2018
Designed for beginners or those who wish to revisit the basics in acrylic painting. With expert tuition in a relaxed and supportive environment, you’ll be taken step by step from selecting the right paper to how to use your tools and equipment, through to the basic techniques and composition. See your confidence unfurl before your very eyes! Holiday highlights: • Our professional artist leader will guide and encourage • Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting...
£365
West Sussex
Full board 3 night residential art holiday in the South Downs. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Designed for beginners or those who wish to improve their drawing skills in a relaxed indoor environment. Learning to draw is easier than you think. Under the expert tuition of our leader we’ll start off with the basics, covering topics such as line, shape, form and texture, progressing as your confidence grows. Holiday Highlights: Our professional artist leader...
£295
Gloucestershire - Next course on 26th October 2018
Designed for beginners or those who wish to improve their drawing skills in a relaxed indoor environment. Learning to draw is easier than you think. Under the expert tuition of our leader we’ll start off with the basics, covering topics such as line, shape, form and texture, progressing as your confidence grows. Holiday Highlights: • Our professional artist leader will guide and inspire • Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of drawing in a group • Work...
£389
North Yorkshire - Next course on 28th March 2018
Designed for beginners or those who wish to improve their drawing skills in a relaxed indoor environment. Learning to draw is easier than you think. Under the expert tuition of our leader we’ll start off with the basics, covering topics such as line, shape, form and texture, progressing as your confidence grows. Holiday highlights: • Skilled and experienced tutor to offer advice and guidance on a one to one basis and as a group •...
£329
Gloucestershire
Full board 3 night residential art holiday in the heart of the Cotswolds. Discounted rates available for early bookings! If you always wanted to learn to paint but lacked the confidence or did not know where to begin, then look no further. With expert tuition in a relaxed and friendly environment, you’ll learn the basic techniques including colour mixing, basic washes, complementary colours and composition. Friday 24 March to Monday 27th March. Holiday Highlights: Our...
£295
Shropshire - Next course on 2nd February 2018
If you always wanted to learn to paint but lacked the confidence or did not know where to begin, then look no further. With expert tuition in a relaxed and friendly environment, you’ll learn the basic techniques including colour mixing, basic washes, complementary colours and composition. Holiday highlights: • Our professional artist leader will guide and inspire • Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting in a group • Work indoors or in the grounds of...
£449
Cumbria - Next course on 22nd October 2018
If you always wanted to learn to paint but lacked the confidence or did not know where to begin, then look no further. With expert tuition in a relaxed and friendly environment, you’ll learn the basic techniques including colour mixing, basic washes, complementary colours and composition. Holiday highlights: • Our professional artist leader will guide and inspire • Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting in a group • Work indoors or in the grounds of...
£455
North Yorkshire
Full board 4 night residential art holiday in beautiful Whitby in the North Yorkshire Moors. Discounted rates available for early bookings! If you always wanted to learn to paint but lacked the confidence or did not know where to begin, then look no further. With expert tuition in a relaxed and friendly environment, you’ll learn the basic techniques including colour mixing, basic washes, complementary colours and composition. Monday 16th October to Friday 20th October 2017...
£359
West Sussex - Next course on 17th August 2018
Find inspiration in a delightful Sussex village with its 12th century church and rows of lovely old cottages. In the company of an accomplished artist, we’ll explore the local area and discover the finest sites to paint. These holidays are designed to cater for any level of experience, with various techniques and topics being introduced. We'll walk up to 2 miles (3km) each day, carrying our equipment. Holiday highlights: • Visit a quaint Sussex village...
£849
Powys - Next course on 15th June 2018
Find inspiration in the majestic mountains, beautiful rivers and waterfalls of the Brecon Beacons. In the company of an accomplished artist, we’ll explore the local area and discover the finest sites to paint. These holidays are designed to cater for any level of experience, with various techniques and topics being introduced. We'll walk up to 2 miles (3km) each day, carrying our equipment. Holiday highlights: • Visit inspirational vistas • Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of...
£889
Cumbria
Full board 7 night residential art holiday in the Lake District. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Find inspiration in the fells, lakes and valleys of the Lake District. In the company of an accomplished artist, we’ll explore the local area and discover the finest sites to paint. These holidays are designed to cater for any level of experience, with various techniques and topics being introduced. We'll walk up to 2 miles (3km) each day,...
£519
Cumbria - Next course on 16th July 2018
Find inspiration in the majestic mountain peaks, wooded valleys and glorious lakescapes of the Lake District. In the company of an accomplished artist, we’ll explore the local area and discover the finest sites to paint. These holidays are designed to cater for any level of experience, with various techniques and topics being introduced. We'll walk up to 2 miles (3km) each day, carrying our equipment. Holiday highlights: • Paint inspirational vistas of the Lake District...
£849
Gwynedd - Next course on 25th August 2018
Find inspiration in the glorious countryside. In the company of an accomplished artist, we’ll explore the local area and discover the finest sites to paint. These holidays are designed to cater for any level of experience, with various techniques and topics being introduced. We'll walk up to 2 miles (3km) each day, carrying our equipment. Holiday highlights: • Visit inspirational vistas • Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting in a group • Working outdoors as...
£489
Derbyshire
Full board 4 night residential art holiday in the Peak District. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Find inspiration in the heather clad moorland, Peak District villages and limestone scenery of the Derbyshire Dales. In the company of an accomplished artist, we’ll explore the local area and discover the finest sites to paint. These holidays are designed to cater for any level of experience, with various techniques and topics being introduced. We'll walk up to...
£849
Isle Of Wight - Next course on 7th July 2018
Find inspiration in the rolling hills, chalk cliffs and glorious seascapes of the Isle of Wight. In the company of an accomplished artist, we’ll explore the local area and discover the finest sites to paint. These holidays are designed to cater for any level of experience, with various techniques and topics being introduced. We'll walk up to 2 miles (3km) each day, carrying our equipment. Holiday highlights: • Visit inspirational vistas • Enjoy the sociable...
£889
Somerset
Full board 7 night residential art holiday in Exmoor. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Find inspiration in the sweeping hills, wooded combes and glorious seascapes of Exmoor. In the company of an accomplished artist, we’ll explore the local area and discover the finest sites to paint. These holidays are designed to cater for any level of experience, with various techniques and topics being introduced. We'll walk up to 2 miles (3km) each day, carrying...
£519
Gloucestershire - Next course on 23rd June 2018
Full board 4 night art holiday in the heart of the Cotswolds. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Find inspiration in the gentle hills, thatched cottages and flower-filled meadows of the Cotswolds. In the company of an accomplished artist, we’ll explore the local area and discover the finest sites to paint. These holidays are designed to cater for any level of experience, with various techniques and topics being introduced. We'll walk up to 2 miles...
£519
Derbyshire - Next course on 28th May 2018
Find inspiration in the heather clad moorland, Peak District villages and limestone scenery of the Derbyshire Dales. In the company of an accomplished artist, we’ll explore the local area and discover the finest sites to paint. These holidays are designed to cater for any level of experience, with various techniques and topics being introduced. We'll walk up to 2 miles (3km) each day, carrying our equipment. Holiday highlights: • Visit inspirational vistas of the Derbyshire...
£889
Powys
Full board 7 night residential art holiday at the foot of the Brecon Beacons. Discounted rates available for early bookings! 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...
£849
Gwynedd - Next course on 4th May 2018
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...
£889
Cornwall - Next course on 9th June 2018
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...
£489
North Yorkshire
Full board 4 night residential art holiday in Whitby in the North York Moors. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Find inspiration in the heather clad moorland, colourful fishing villages and glorious seascapes of the North York Moors. In the company of an accomplished artist, we’ll explore the local area and discover the finest sites to paint. These holidays are designed to cater for any level of experience, with various techniques and topics being introduced....
£525
Dorset - Next course on 2nd April 2018
Discover Dorset through a lens; terrific coastal scenery is right on your doorstep on this holiday, our expert leader will give you the expertise you need to get the best out of your camera and that inspirational vista. Staying at the West Lulworth House, we will capture the wonderful coastline of the Jurassic Coast and the magnificent chalk downloads further afield. Dorset history and landscape lends it self as one the perfect destinations to get...
£925
Gwynedd - Next course on 28th July 2018
Immerse yourself in the world of photography, capturing the epic beauty and mountain range of Snowdonia through a lens. Mountain panoramas, rivers and waterfalls, castles and coasts provide just some of our subjects on this holiday. Visit advantage points across the mountain range, giving you the opportunity to take breathtaking photos of the lakes below, whilst enjoying the rural peace this iconic location offers. Holiday highlights: • Spend most of the day outdoors seeking out...
£355
Gloucestershire
Full board 3 night residential art holiday in the heart of the Cotswolds. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Life drawing can help develop skills in observation and drawing technique. We will work from the clothed and unclothed model and using a variety of static and dynamic, long and short poses. Our expert leader will help to establish your personal style and offer you tips on using different media. Friday 27th October to Monday 30th...
£295
Shropshire - Next course on 16th November 2018
Life drawing can help develop skills in observation and drawing technique. We will work from the clothed and unclothed model and using a variety of static and dynamic, long and short poses. Our expert leader will help to establish your personal style and offer you tips on using different media. Holiday highlights: • Draw a variety of poses from a clothed and unclothed model • Our professional artist leader will guide and encourage • Share...
£515
Gwynedd
Full board 4 night creative craft holiday in Wales. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Taking inspiration from the locality, and by using experimental techniques, we’ll develop unique sketchbooks of exciting visuals that can be taken forward into creative textiles. Transform your observations into inspiring designs, using a range of papers, pastels, paint, crayon, inks, bleach and printing. Holiday Highlights: Create your own sketchbook brimming with inspiration Our professional craft leader will guide and encourage...
£415
Shropshire
Full board 4 night mosaic craft holiday in the Shropshire Hills. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Join our expert mosaic artist and create a 2D or 3D statement piece for your garden. We'll use glass tesserae, porcelain, recycled vintage fine china and ‘found’ objects collected from beach or woodland walks. Holiday Highlights: Create your own statement mosaic piece for the garden Our professional craft leader will guide and encourage Share inspiration and exchange ideas...
£449
North Yorkshire - Next course on 30th April 2018
Join our expert mosaic artist and create a 2D or 3D statement piece for your garden. We'll use glass tesserae, porcelain, recycled vintage fine china and ‘found’ objects collected from beach or woodland walks. Holiday highlights: • Create your own statement mosaic piece for the garden • Our professional craft leader will guide and encourage • Share inspiration and exchange ideas • Gain knowledge to continue crafting at home Retaining its 19th century grandeur Newfield...
£389
West Sussex - Next course on 29th October 2018
Join our expert mosaic artist and create a 2D or 3D statement piece for your garden. We'll use glass tesserae, porcelain, recycled vintage fine china and ‘found’ objects collected from beach or woodland walks. Holiday highlights: • Create your own statement mosaic piece for your home • Our professional craft leader will guide and encourage • Share inspiration and exchange ideas • Gain knowledge to continue crafting at home Nestled at the foot of the...
£499
Cumbria
Full board 4 night creative craft holiday in the stunning Lake District. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Deepen your love of nature by reading and writing your own nature poetry. Make your own watercolour concertina book, with a hard cover. Create artwork to enhance your poetry, using paint, ink, stamping and collage techniques. Holiday Highlights: Create your own handbound book of nature poetry Our professional craft leader will guide and encourage Share inspiration and...
£399
West Sussex
Full board 4 night residential painting holiday in South East England. Discounted rates available for early bookings! The beauty of flowers, bold or blousy, delicate and fragile, has inspired painters for centuries. Learn to capture blooms and foliage in your chosen medium. Your expert leader will help you to observe and create paintings which do your subject justice. Holiday Highlights: Our professional artist leader will guide and inspire Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting in...
£399
Gloucestershire
Full board 4 night residential painting holiday in the heart of the Cotswolds. Discounted rates available for early bookings! The beauty of flowers, bold or blousy, delicate and fragile, has inspired painters for many years. Learn to capture blooms and foliage in your chosen medium. Your tutor will help you to observe and then create paintings which do justice to your subject. Holiday Highlights: Our professional artist tutor will guide and inspire Enjoy the sociable...
£369
Derbyshire
Full board 4 night residential painting holiday in the beautiful Peak District. Discounted rates available for early bookings! The beauty of flowers, bold or blousy, delicate and fragile, has inspired painters for centuries. Learn to capture blooms and foliage in your chosen medium. Your expert leader will help you to observe and create paintings which do your subject justice. Holiday Highlights: Our professional artist leader will guide and inspire Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting...
£389
Gloucestershire - Next course on 5th November 2018
Using sticks to make your mark, you will design random creative drawings expanded with flowing coloured inks. Vibrant ink is a compelling and fun simple water-based medium. Suitable for all levels of experience: • Learn how to use sticks to make your marks on the page • Share inspiration and exchange ideas • Gain knowledge to continue painting at home Dating from the Tudor period and of, considerable historic interest, Harrington House mirrors the mellow...
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Derbyshire
Using sticks to make your mark, you will design random creative drawings expanded with flowing coloured inks. Vibrant ink is a compelling and fun simple water-based medium. Suitable for all levels of experience: • Learn how to use sticks to make your marks on the page • Share inspiration and exchange ideas • Gain knowledge to continue painting at home The Peveril of the Peak occupies a wonderful position in the village of Thorpe, less...
£479
West Sussex - Next course on 23rd April 2018
If you have a little experience of pen and ink drawing, this is the ideal progression for you. We’ll look a little deeper at the techniques and their application to enable you to go on to create some great drawings. If you have no experience, then our original Pen & Ink Drawing is the ideal holiday for you. Suitable for improvers or those with some experience: • Our professional artist leader will guide and inspire...
£295
Derbyshire - Next course on 26th October 2018
Pen & Ink Drawing - Next Step is ideal if you want to make progression in your pen and ink drawing. Our knowledgeable leader will guide you further into the techniques and their application to enable you to go on to create some inspiring drawings. If you have no experience, then our original Pen & Ink Drawing is the ideal holiday for you. Suitable for improvers or those with some experience: • Our professional artist...
£295
Gloucestershire - Next course on 2nd November 2018
Using pen and ink you can access an amazing variety of styles and techniques, from abstract patterns through to detailed drawings. Your expert leader will guide you step by step in order to you build your skills and confidence. Suitable for all abilities. Holiday highlights: • Our professional artist leader will guide and inspire • Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of drawing in a group • Work indoors or in the grounds of the Country House...
£229.5
North Yorkshire - Next course on 12th March 2018
Using pen and ink you can access an amazing variety of styles and techniques, from abstract patterns through to detailed drawings. Your expert leader will guide you step by step in order to you build your skills and confidence. Suitable for all abilities. Holiday highlights: • Our professional artist leader will guide and inspire • Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of drawing in a group • Work indoors or in the grounds of the Country House...
£419
Gloucestershire - Next course on 28th March 2018
Discover how to use waterproof pen and watercolour wash to create expressive and loose sketches of landscapes and architecture. Using photographs, you will be guided on how to sketch features such as trees, water and buildings. Holiday highlights • Get creative with waterproof pen and watercolour wash • Our professional artist leader will guide and encourage • Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting in a group Dating from the Tudor period and of, considerable historic...
£629
North Yorkshire - Next course on 8th November 2018
Discover how to use waterproof pen and watercolour wash to create expressive and loose sketches of landscapes and architecture. Using photographs, you will be guided on how to sketch features such as trees, water and buildings. Holiday highlights: • Get creative with waterproof pen and watercolour wash • Our professional artist leader will guide and encourage • Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting in a group Retaining its 19th century grandeur Newfield Hall is our...
£379
Dorset - Next course on 5th October 2018
It is well-known that the novels of Thomas Hardy and later his poems are based on places in Dorset, where for example, Casterbridge is Dorchester and Budmouth is Weymouth. This photographing Thomas Hardy's Dorset holiday is a photographic pilgrimage to the county covering his whole life from his birthplace at Higher Bockhampton to Max Gate, his final residence in Dorchester, with easy short walks on landscapes that have inspired many scenarios in his novels. Suitable...
£465
Derbyshire - Next course on 12th March 2018
You have a wealth of cracking photographs but will they ever get shared and enjoyed? Be guided through the process of creating a high quality picture book for your coffee table, a presentation to impress your local club or even your own website. A basic knowledge of using a digital camera and laptop computer are essential. Holiday highlights: • Find out how to bring your images to life • Create your own picture book, presentation...
£559
North Yorkshire
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...
£519
West Sussex - Next course on 14th May 2018
Create your own artistic impressions as we walk through some of southern England’s most inspirational landscapes. We’ll walk up to 4 miles (6.5km) each day, sketching scenes along our journey. Your sketches may be the finished result or used as a source for further painting or drawing. Holiday highlights: • Gentle rambles of up to 4 miles (6.5km) with plenty of stops for sketching • A variety of inspirational landscapes • Our professional artist leader...
£359
Northumberland - Next course on 1st August 2018
Create your own artistic impressions as we discover Britain's most inspirational landscapes. We’ll walk up each day, sketching scenes along our journey, carrying our equipment. Your sketches may be the finished result or used as a source for further painting or drawing. Holiday highlights: • Gentle rambles of up to 4 miles (6.5 km) with plenty of stops for sketching • A variety of inspirational landscapes from mountains to beaches • Our professional artist leader...
£489
Gloucestershire
Full board 4 night residential art course in the heart of the Cotswolds. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Create your own artistic impressions as we walk through some of Britains' most inspirational landscapes. We’ll walk up to 4 miles (6.5km) each day, sketching scenes along our journey. Your sketches may be the finished result or used as a source for further painting or drawing. Holiday Highlights: Gentle rambles of up to 4 miles with...
£889
Powys
Full board 7 night residential art and walking holiday in the Brecon Beacons, Wales. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Create your own artistic impressions as we walk through some of Wales' most inspirational landscapes. We’ll walk up to 4 miles (6.5km) each day, sketching scenes along our journey. Your sketches may be the finished result or used as a source for further painting or drawing. Holiday Highlights: Gentle rambles of up to 4 miles...
£849
Isle Of Wight - Next course on 23rd June 2018
Create your own artistic impressions as we walk through some of the Isle of Wight's most inspirational landscapes. We’ll walk up to 4 miles (6.5km) each day, sketching scenes along our journey. Your sketches may be the finished result or used as a source for further painting or drawing. Holiday highlights: • Gentle rambles of up to 4 miles with plenty of stops for sketching • A variety of inspirational landscapes from mountains to beaches...
£849
Cumbria - Next course on 25th August 2018
Create your own artistic impressions as we walk through some of the Yorkshire Dales' most inspirational landscapes. We’ll walk up to 4 miles (6.5km) each day, sketching scenes along our journey. Your sketches may be the finished result or used as a source for further painting or drawing. Holiday highlights: • Gentle rambles of up to 4 miles with plenty of stops for sketching • A variety of inspirational landscapes from rugged dales to quaint...
£889
Somerset
Full board 7 night residential art and walking holiday in Exmoor. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Create your own artistic impressions as we walk through some of Exmoor's most inspirational landscapes. We’ll walk up to 4 miles (6.5km) each day, sketching scenes along our journey. Your sketches may be the finished result or used as a source for further painting or drawing. Holiday Highlights: Gentle rambles of up to 4 miles with plenty of...
£899
Gwynedd
Full board 7 night residential art and walking holiday at Snowdon, Wales. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Create your own artistic impressions as we walk through some of Snowdonia’s most inspirational landscapes. We’ll walk up to 4 miles (6.5km) each day, sketching scenes along our journey. Your sketches may be the finished result or used as a source for further painting or drawing. Holiday highlights: Gentle rambles of up to 4 miles with plenty...
£779
Cornwall - Next course on 21st April 2018
Create your own artistic impressions as we walk through some of Cornwall’s most inspirational landscapes. We’ll walk up to 4 miles (6.5km) each day, sketching scenes along our journey. Your sketches may be the finished result or used as a source for further painting or drawing. Holiday highlights: • Gentle rambles of up to 4 miles with plenty of stops for sketching • A variety of inspirational landscapes from colourful fishing villages to secluded coves...
£889
Inverness-Shire
Full board 7 night residential art holiday in Glen Coe in the Scottish Highlands. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Create your own artistic impressions as we walk through some of Britains' most inspirational landscapes. We’ll walk up to 4 miles (6.5km) each day, sketching scenes along our journey. Your sketches may be the finished result or used as a source for further painting or drawing. Holiday Highlights: Gentle rambles of up to 4 miles...
£889
North Yorkshire
Full board 7 night residential art holiday in the picturesque coastal town of Whitby. Discounted rates available for early bookings! If you have ever wanted to paint in oils but disliked 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...
£479
Gloucestershire - Next course on 23rd April 2018
Birds make a fascinating subject for the artist. Indoor sessions will guide us through techniques before travelling out to various locations to view and sketch a great variety of birds. Locations will include Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetland Centre, Birdland and the Cotswold Falconry Centre. Suitable for those with some experience of drawing. During the course of each day we’ll walk up to 1 mile (1.5km) with our sketchbooks. Holiday Highlights: • Discover how to sketch...
£925
Somerset - Next course on 14th July 2018
Gardens have been a great inspiration for many artists from Brueghal and Gainsborough to Monet and Patrick Heron. For this sketching and painting holiday, we are lucky to have many beautiful and varied gardens to visit and we will go to different gardens each day to sketch and paint. Your leader will guide you in choosing a composition and recreating the colours and shapes you see. In some gardens there will be opportunities to paint...
£899
Hertfordshire
7 night residential art holiday in Malta including flights, transfers and half board accomodation. The island of Malta offers a variety of subjects to paint; colourful fishing boats in picturesque harbours, archaeological sites, palaces and beautiful gardens. We'll walk up to 1 mile (1.5km) each day, carrying our equipment. Suitable for all abilities Holiday Highlights: Spend most of the day outdoors seeking out the best light, colours and landscapes Our professional artist leader will guide...
£1159
Hertfordshire - Next course on 19th May 2018
7 night residential art holiday in Puglia, Italy, including flights, transfers and half board accomodation. Be inspired by the enchanting landscapes of Puglia, an undiscovered gem of Italy. Capture the magic of the ancient olive trees, whitewashed hilltop forts, curious ‘Trulli’ houses and wild beauty of the Alta Murgia in your artwork. Holiday Highlights • We’ll spend most of the day outdoors seeking out the best light, colours and landscapes • Our professional artist leader...
£569
Gloucestershire
Full board 4 night art holiday at Bourton-on-the-Water in the heart of the Cotswolds. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Birds make a fascinating subject for the artist. Indoor sessions will guide us through techniques before travelling out to various locations to view and sketch a great variety of birds. Locations will include Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetland Centre, Birdland and the Cotswold Falconry Centre. Suitable for those with some experience of drawing. During the course...
£849
Cornwall - Next course on 20th June 2018
Capture your passion for sketching art and gardens by learning about the artists who have created work in Cornwall and sketch whilst in the galleries, learning from the masters of the Newlyn and St Ives schools of painting. We'll follow in their footsteps, sketching as we ramble along the beautiful coastline and through towns and countryside. Suitable for all levels of experience: • Tate, St Ives • Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden • Newlyn...
£389
West Sussex - Next course on 18th May 2018
Explore the Steam Railways with a camera and re-live a nostalgic past courtesy of the 'Beeching Axe'. Throughout the country, land railway enthusiasts restored a prestigious era in Britain history capturing the hearts and minds of both young and old. Restored to their former glory, take pictures of historic steam locomotives and visit stations that are incredibly preserved, they are used in popular TV and film dramas, including Downtown Abbey and Foyle's War. Suitable for...
£565
Gwynedd - Next course on 17th September 2018
Capture the romance of Steam Heritage Railways with a camera in Dolgellau and re-live a nostalgic past courtesy of the ‘Beeching Axe’. Up and down the land railway enthusiasts were quick to restore a unique and vanishing era that captures the hearts and minds of both young and old. Photograph historic steam locomotives that are lovingly restored back to their former glory and stations so perfectly preserved they are used as authentic sets for TV...
£295
Shropshire - Next course on 23rd November 2018
Learn and practice how to paint still life in water-mixable oils. The lessons learnt here apply to all other genres and form a fantastic grounding in observation and in using water-mixable oils. Suitable for all levels of experience: • Learn the skills needed for painting still life • Share inspiration and exchange ideas • Gain knowledge to continue painting at home Longmynd House is set in a wonderful elevated location above the town of Church...
£389
Cumbria - Next course on 19th February 2018
Want to learn how to paint still life in water-mixable oils? Now you have the opportunity to learn from our expert leader. You'll finish this holiday with a fantastic understanding in observation and in using water-mixable oils, the lessons learnt here apply to all other genres. Suitable for all levels of experience: • Learn the skills needed for painting still life • Share inspiration and exchange ideas • Gain knowledge to continue painting at home...
£535
Shropshire
Full board 4 night residential craft holiday in the Shropshire Hills. Discounted rates available for early bookings! A celebration of textile craft, including free machine embroidery, felt making and weaving. Enjoy practical sessions and demonstrations by experienced textile artists and makers. A sewing machine with which you are familiar is essential. Holiday Highlights: Create your own unique textile crafts Our professional craft leaders will guide and encourage Share inspiration and gather new ideas Gain knowledge...
£379
North Yorkshire
Full board 3 night residential craft holiday in picturesque Malhamdale in the Yorkshire Dales. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Join our bag maker extraordinaire as she guides you through the process of making a beautiful bespoke leather handled tote bag. From affixing handles and creating structure, to inserting a zipped pocket and adding embellishments. A sewing machine you are familiar with is essential. Holiday Highlights: Create your own beautiful bespoke leather handled tote bag...
£409
Somerset
Full board 3 night residential craft and walking holiday in Exmoor. Suitable for beginners. Discounted rates available for early bookings! Join us for a landscape discovery with a difference. Soak up the poetry, stories and history of the local landscape and wool trade on walks of up to 6 miles (9.5km) per day. Following each walk you will weave your own impressions and colours of the landscape using fleece, wool, ribbons and items from nature....