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Centennial Park, Centennial Avenue
Elstree
Borehamwood
Hertfordshire
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HF Holidays's Courses

£375
Somerset - Next course on 12th April 2019
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 leader will...
£349
Derbyshire - Next course on 25th October 2019
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 leader will...
£665
Inverness-Shire - Next course on 22nd April 2019
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...
£449
Gloucestershire - Next course on 4th March 2019
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
West Sussex - Next course on 11th November 2019
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...
£339
Derbyshire - Next course on 15th November 2019
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...
£599
Somerset - Next course on 6th May 2019
Capture the rich tapestry of Selworthy on camera. Explore and photograph both the iconic and the quirky that make our land and coast unique. Our expert leader will give you the expertise you need to get the best out of your camera and that inspirational vista. During the course of each we'll walk up to 3 miles (5km) Holiday Highlights: Spend most of the day outdoors seeking out the best light and the best images...
£385
Shropshire - Next course on 20th September 2019
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...
£599
Powys - Next course on 23rd September 2019
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. During the course of each day we'll walk up to 3 miles (5km). Holiday highlights Spend most of the day outdoors seeking out the best light and the best images Small sociable...
£425
North Yorkshire - Next course on 5th July 2019
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. During the course of each day we'll walk up to 3 miles (5km). Holiday highlights Spend most of the day outdoors seeking out the best light and the best images Small sociable...
£565
Cumbria - Next course on 21st October 2019
We're 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 subjects...
£449
Cumbria - Next course on 4th March 2019
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...
£575
North Yorkshire - Next course on 5th August 2019
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...
£509
Cumbria - Next course on 15th April 2019
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 Set right on the shores of Derwent...
£545
Shropshire - Next course on 26th August 2019
New at HF Holidays 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 Longmynd House is...
£735
Derbyshire - Next course on 23rd December 2019
Capture the unique beauty of the Peak District with your camera. Whether you are a beginner wanting to learn more about basic camera settings, or an advanced photographer seeking new challenges, our expert leader will give you the encouragement and tuition you need to get the best out of your camera and that inspirational mountain vista. Holiday highlights Spend most of the day outdoors seeking out the best light and the best images Small sociable...
£405
Gwynedd - Next course on 24th August 2019
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...
£449
Cumbria - Next course on 25th February 2019
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 grow before your very eyes! Holiday highlights Our professional artist leader will guide and encourage Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting in a...
£599
Gloucestershire - Next course on 29th July 2019
Learn the simple science behind great digital photography. If you’re new to digital photography, this holiday will take you step by step from composing and capturing the image to storing and printing your photographs. Suitable for the less experienced users of basic compacts through to top of the range SLRs. Holiday highlights Visit inspirational vistas of Our professional photography leader will guide and encourage Learn how to get the most out of your camera Gain...
£415
North Yorkshire - Next course on 23rd April 2019
Learn the simple science behind great digital photography. If you’re new to digital photography, this holiday will take you step by step from composing and capturing the image to storing and printing your photographs. Suitable for the less experienced users of basic compacts through to top of the range SLRs. Holiday highlights Visit inspirational vistas of Our professional photography leader will guide and encourage Learn how to get the most out of your camera Gain...
£545
West Sussex - Next course on 8th July 2019
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...
£375
North Yorkshire - Next course on 26th April 2019
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: Ideal for beginners, or those wanting to revisit the basics Develop confidence to put down on paper what you see with...
£509
Powys - Next course on 14th October 2019
New at HF Holidays Learn how to paint with water-mixable oils on this inspiring holiday. Many of the lessons learnt would apply to other mediums and you will leave with a fantastic grounding in observation with techniques to assist in the development of your painting skills. Suitable for beginners Holiday highlights Learn how to work with this colourful medium Have the guidance of an experience leader Enjoy the fun, social environment Prices may be subject...
£369
West Sussex - Next course on 22nd March 2019
Learn how to paint with water-mixable oils on this inspiring holiday. Many of the lessons learnt would apply to other mediums and you'll leave with a fantastic grounding in observation with techniques to assist in the development of your painting skills. Suitable for beginners Holiday highlights Learn how to work with this colourful medium Have the guidance of an experience leader Enjoy the fun, social environment Prices may be subject to change. Please click through...
£405
Gloucestershire - Next course on 20th September 2019
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. Holiday Highlights: Our professional artist leader will guide and inspire...
£405
North Yorkshire - Next course on 24th August 2019
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. Holiday Highlights: Our professional artist leader will guide...
£539
Northumberland - Next course on 21st October 2019
If you always wanted to learn to paint with watercolours 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 the...
£955
Isle Of Wight - Next course on 24th August 2019
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...
£955
Northumberland - Next course on 14th June 2019
Find inspiration in the heather clad moorland, castle ruins and glorious beachscapes of Northumberland. 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...
£405
North Yorkshire - Next course on 2nd August 2019
New at HF Holidays Find inspiration in the sweeping fields and picturesque Dales of Yorkshire. 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...
£575
North Yorkshire - Next course on 20th August 2019
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. We'll walk up to 2 miles (3km) each day, carrying our equipment. Holiday highlights: Visit inspirational vistas of the North...
£799
Inverness-Shire - Next course on 12th April 2019
Find inspiration in this stunning area of the West Coast of Scotland from Loch Leven to the majestic castle in Inverlochy, you will be sure to feel enlightened after this holiday. 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)...
£575
Derbyshire - Next course on 17th June 2019
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...
£575
Somerset - Next course on 13th May 2019
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 our equipment. Holiday highlights Visit inspirational vistas Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting in a...
£989
Cornwall - Next course on 20th July 2019
Capture the unique beauty of Cornwall with your camera. Whether you are a beginner wanting to learn more about basic camera settings, or an advanced photographer seeking new challenges, our expert leader will give you the encouragement and tuition you need to get the best out of your camera and that inspirational coastal vista. Holiday highlights Spend most of the day outdoors seeking out the best light and the best images Small sociable groups of...
£425
Northumberland - Next course on 3rd May 2019
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. Holiday highlights: Find out how to get the best results from your own camera...
£399
Hertfordshire - Next course on 22nd March 2019
f 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. Holiday highlights: Find out how to get the best results from your own camera...
£415
North Yorkshire - Next course on 28th September 2019
New at HF Holidays 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. Holiday highlights: Find out how to get the best results...
£564
Dorset - Next course on 20th May 2019
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...
£565
Isle Of Wight - Next course on 1st April 2019
Capture the rich tapestry of the Isle of Wight on camera. Explore and photograph both the iconic and the quirky that make this land and coast unique. From the cottages and castles, fishing harbours and flower-rich meadows and designer gardens, unveil the true essence of Freshwater Bay and the Isle of Wight. Our expert leader will give you the expertise you need to get the best out of your camera and that inspirational vista. During...
£499
Cumbria - Next course on 11th November 2019
Capture the rich tapestry of Great Britain on camera. Explore and photograph both the iconic and the quirky that make our land and coast unique. From the cottages and castles, fishing harbours and flower-rich meadows, hills and heathland, dry stone walls and designer gardens, unveil the true essence of your location. Our expert leader will give you the expertise you need to get the best out of your camera and that inspirational vista. During the...
£565
Northumberland - Next course on 15th April 2019
Capture the rich tapestry of Great Britain on camera. Explore and photograph both the iconic and the quirky that make our land and coast unique. From the cottages and castles, fishing harbours and flower-rich meadows, hills and heathland, dry stone walls and designer gardens, unveil the true essence of your location. Our expert leader will give you the expertise you need to get the best out of your camera and that inspirational vista. During the...
£899
Gwynedd - Next course on 5th April 2019
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...
£425
Cumbria - Next course on 27th July 2019
Capture the unique beauty of the southern Lake District with your camera. Whether you are a beginner wanting to learn more about basic camera settings, or an advanced photographer seeking new challenges, our expert leader will give you the encouragement and tuition you need to get the best out of your camera and that inspirational lakeside vista. Holiday highlights Visit inspirational vistas of the southern Lake District Spend most of the day outdoors seeking out...
£599
Dorset - Next course on 20th May 2019
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...
£385
Derbyshire - Next course on 28th June 2019
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...
£509
Derbyshire - Next course on 15th April 2019
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 The Peveril of the Peak occupies...
£545
Shropshire - Next course on 2nd September 2019
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 Longmynd House is set in a...
£375
Somerset - Next course on 26th April 2019
New at HF Holidays 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. Holiday highlights Our professional artist leader will guide and inspire Enjoy the sociable...
£449
Cumbria - Next course on 18th November 2019
New at HF Holidays 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. Holiday highlights Our professional artist leader will guide and inspire Enjoy the sociable...
£955
North Yorkshire - Next course on 10th May 2019
New at HF Holidays 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...
£375
Cumbria - Next course on 12th April 2019
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 professional craft leader will...
£449
Derbyshire - Next course on 25th February 2019
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 Master a variety...
£449
Shropshire - Next course on 25th November 2019
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 Master a variety...
£749
North Yorkshire - Next course on 15th March 2019
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 Prices may be subject to change. Please click through on the Book...
£509
Cumbria - Next course on 30th September 2019
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 Prices may be subject to change. Please click through on the Book...
£875
Powys - Next course on 26th April 2019
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 with plenty of stops for sketching A variety of inspirational landscapes from the summits of the Brecon Beacons to the...
£575
Cornwall - Next course on 20th August 2019
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...
£575
Cumbria - Next course on 12th August 2019
New at HF Holidays Create your own artistic impressions as we walk through some of the Lake Districts 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. Be aware that you will be spending a fair amount of time on your feet as you ramble between sketching spots! Holiday Highlights:...
£955
Cumbria - Next course on 15th June 2019
New at HF Holidays Create your own artistic impressions as we walk through some of the Lake Districts 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. Be aware that you will be spending a fair amount of time on your feet as you ramble between sketching spots! Holiday Highlights:...
£955
Gwynedd - Next course on 6th July 2019
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 of stops for sketching A variety of inspirational landscapes from hign mountains to beautiful green valleys Our professional...
£899
Inverness-Shire - Next course on 19th October 2019
Capture the unique beauty of the Western Highlands of Scotland with your camera. Whether you are a beginner wanting to learn more about basic camera settings, or an advanced photographer seeking new challenges, our expert leader will give you the encouragement and tuition you need to get the best out of your camera and that inspirational mountain vistas. Holiday highlights Spend most of the day outdoors seeking out the best light and the best images...
£955
Somerset - Next course on 1st June 2019
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...
£955
Northumberland - Next course on 21st June 2019
New at HF Holidays Come and sketch and paint the gardens of Northumberland. 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...
£885
Cornwall - Next course on 31st August 2019
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...
£1059
Hertfordshire - Next course on 25th May 2019
New at HF Holidays Feel the aura of magic in Sorrento, one of Italy's most beautiful landscapes. Sketch and paint the spectacular coastal scenery of the Sorrento Peninsula. Holiday highlights We’ll spend most of the day outdoors seeking out the best light, colours and landscapes Our professional artist leader will guide and encourage Enjoy the sociable atmosphere of painting in a group Small groups of up to 15 fellow-artists The Liccardi family and their staff...
£989
West Sussex - Next course on 12th July 2019
Capture the rich tapestry of the South Downs on camera. Explore and photograph both the iconic and the quirky that make our land and coast unique. From the cottages and castles, flower-rich meadows, hills and heathland and designer gardens, unveil the true essence of this location. Our expert leader will give you the expertise you need to get the best out of your camera and that inspirational vista. During the course of each day we...
£349
Dorset - Next course on 22nd March 2019
New at HF Holidays If this is your first time painting or using this medium, or if you wish to improve on existing skills, be assured Sophia will show you just how easily these vibrant oils can be used to create a colourful and inspiring work of art. Wet-on-Wet, or 'alla prima' is an ideal technique for embracing the nature of oil painting with quick, spontaneous decisions, as the goal is to produce a painting...
£349
Isle Of Wight - Next course on 11th October 2019
New at HF Holidays If this is your first time painting or using this medium, or if you wish to improve on existing skills, be assured Sophia will show you just how easily these vibrant oils can be used to create a colourful and inspiring work of art. Wet-on-Wet, or 'alla prima' is an ideal technique for embracing the nature of oil painting with quick, spontaneous decisions, as the goal is to produce a painting...
£425
Northumberland - Next course on 12th July 2019
Your expert leader will guide you through the best wildlife photography opportunities of the area and help you to capture flora and fauna at its wildest best. Technical guidance will focus on birds, including visits to the Farne Islands and a bird of prey centre. During the course of each day we'll walk up to a 3 miles (5km). Holiday highlights Capture stunning wildlife on the Northumberland coast Enjoy boat trips to see the seabirds...
£989
Northumberland - Next course on 7th June 2019
Your expert leader will guide you through the best wildlife photography opportunities of the area and help you to capture flora and fauna at its wildest best. Technical guidance will focus on birds, including visits to the Farne Islands and a bird of prey centre. During the course of each day we'll walk up to a 3 miles (5km). Holiday highlights Capture stunning wildlife on the Northumberland coast Enjoy boat trips to see the seabirds...
£369
Shropshire - Next course on 6th December 2019
New at HF Holidays Using natural materials you will collect from the Shropshire landscape, you will make one or more traditional evergreen wreaths and garlands to deck your home during Christmas. Linking local events, short foraging walks and indoor crafting will give you a break with a difference and skills for life. Holiday highlights Have the guidance of an experience leader Enjoy the fun, festive, social environment Visit the local area Longmynd House is set...
£479
Shropshire - Next course on 9th December 2019
New at HF Holidays Using natural materials you will collect from the Shropshire landscape, you will make one or more traditional evergreen wreaths and garlands to deck your home during Christmas. Linking local events, short foraging walks and indoor crafting will give you a break with a difference and skills for life. Holiday highlights Have the guidance of an experience leader Enjoy the fun, festive, social environment Visit the local area Longmynd House is set...