Artist & Tutor

Art Holidays

Monday, 30 July, 2018

Sketching and Painting the Cumbrian landscape

Book now for this popular 

Dates for 2018  Monday July 30 to Friday, August 3. Monday, August 27 (full) to Friday 31 ( full) October 12 to Monday 15

Dates for 2019 Monday, July 29 - Friday 2nd August, Monday 26th August to Friday 30th and Friday October 18 to Monday 21st

Painting in the grounds of the Quaker Centre and surrounding locations.Glenthorne Quaker Centre and guest house, is two minutes walk from Grasmere town centre and surrounded by stunning scenery. Grasmere offers many attractions including Dove Cottage, Red Bank and Rydal Mount, all associated with the poet, William Wordsworth. All these are open to the pulblic. An ideal base for walking and...

Sunday, 9 September, 2018

Cober Hill, Near Scarborough

Mixed Media Painting at Cober Hill

Dates for 2018 -  September Sunday 9 - Friday 14, £441.00 (full)

Sunday  28 October - Friday Nov 2, £441.

2019 DATES April 1-5 full board, £361.00, September 15-20 full board. £445.00, October 20-25 full board

Oil Painting weekend November 1-4 full board £343.00 (some equipment supplied)

This popular venue, provides an excellent painting studio, accommodation and food.

During the mixed media holidays  l give evening demonstrations, in different subject and medias

Various daily working exercises and one to one tuition.

I work in watercolours, acrylic, pastel and mixed medias.

Watercolour paper, pastel papers are for sale.  Full details of what to...

Saturday, 17 November, 2018

Pastel painting Weekend at Faceby Village Hall, North Yorkshire

November - Saturday and Sunday 17/18, 2018 

Enjoy the Versatility of pastel,  during the weekend we will look at different applications, materials, composition and colour. Daily demonstrations and one to one tuition and guidance.

Day one -Pastel techniques

Day 2 - further development

Course fee £90, includes 2 course lunch on both days,  Vegaratian and Gulten free can be catered for. Tea and coffee provided. 

One day course £60, deposit £25

10-4pm each day

Faceby Hall, is a well equipped village hall. set within beautiful scenery, ample free parking and ramp access.

Materials

Good quality pastels

A table or free...

Thursday, 22 November, 2018

Pastel course at Higham Hall, Cumbria

Mixed media - Pen and soft pastel - Thursday, November 22 to Sunday, November 25

Enjoy a creative pastel course. Set in beautiful countryside of Bassenthwaite

 To book call 017687 76276Higham have a list of local B & B's at reasonable rates. Ring the above number for details.

hllp:/highamhall.com/organiser/sueford/

 

 

Monday, 10 December, 2018

MIXED MEDIA COURSES the Red Lea Hotel, 3 star AAA Prince of Wales Terrace, Scarborough, situated in South Bay, very close to the cliff lift for the Spa Pavillion and beach.

I will be running 2 mixed media courses at the Red Lea Hotel, my first two courses went very well, with a resounding response of how lovely the hotel and facilities were. We have the use of a designated studio in the Rowntree Suite, Price includes en-suite accommodation, with Tv and coffee making facilities, breakfast and evening meals. The hotel has a gym, large, dining room, lounges, bar and an indoor swimming pool with a Jacuzzi. Ample parking and free Parking discs available.   

Dates -  Monday 10 to Friday 14 December 2018 Also

January - Monday 14 to Friday 18 January, 2019  

Accommodation Rate: £186 00 per person (tuition...

Saturday, 23 February, 2019

Acrylic weekend, 2 day course

February Saturday/Sunday 23/24 2019

Based at Faceby Village Hall, North Yorkshire

The weekend includes step by step instruction and one to one guidance.

Day one, creating pictures in Acrylics  with texture paste

Day two, creating a picture using a palatte knife

Cost £90 for weekend, £60 for one day

Price includes a two course lunch each day

If you require accommodation, The Sutton Arms Hotel in Faceby, a short walking distance from the Hall.

Materials to bring

A good set of Acrylics paints, (please avoid cheap sets from The Works or Aldi etc.) Good sets from Winsor and Newton and Daler Rowny

Plus a large tube of Titanium white,

...

Saturday, 23 March, 2019

Fancy trying oils? heres a weekend, 2 day course

March, Saturday/Sunday 23/24, March 2019 limited to 10 places 

Based at Faceby Village Hall, North Yorkshire

The weekend includes step by step instruction and one to one guidance.

Day one, creating picture in Oils and painting process

Day two, creating a picture using an acrylic underpainting

Cost £86 for weekend, £60 for one day

Price includes a two course lunch each day

If you require accommodation, The Sutton Arms Hotel in Faceby, a short walking distance from the Hall.

Materials to bring

A good set of Basic oil paints, (please avoid cheap sets from The Works or Aldi etc.) Good sets from Winsor and Newton and Daler Rowny

Plus a large tube of Titanium white,

A small bottle of low odour thinners,...

Wednesday, 1 May, 2019

Art in the Algarve May  1 -8, 2019  

 

This will be my 4th year. Set in the heart of Olhao's protected historic area one can find Olhao's Art School.

the course will include sketching in and around Olhao and in studios.

Detailed itineraries will be provided at your welcome drink on arrival

With vaulted ceilings, Roman brick work, three courtyards and an olive tree (belived to be over 150 years old

The School has been restored offering an exceptional space for artistic creavivity. There is something very romantic about the

art school, it is exceptionally charming and it has an abundance of old features and is very tranquil.

Large ground floor studio space, theres plenty of space for artists to put up their easels. 

With the use of a studios and...

Saturday, 11 May, 2019

Welcome to Perigord Retreats located in the heart of the Dordogne and Lot regions. We'll be painting in peaceful sleepy medieval villages, historic buildings, Bustling markets of outstanding landscapes to visit and enjoy.

After Collection from the airport with your tour guide, they will point out some of the local scenery and driven to your destination on the border of the Dordogne and Lot regions. As you arrive in the hamlet and take the final turn to the right, the valley view that  unfolds before you is breath taking with a rolling landscape. The accommodation is within two properties, Villa Quency and Villa Pergori and the grounds include an indoor swimming pool.

The very best of the sites  we'll be painting on locations, they include, Rocamdaour, Sarlat La Candeda , Castlelnaud La Chapelle, Saint-Cirq Lapopie, Monpazier and Cahors

Villa Quercy  was built in...

Saturday, 13 July, 2019

I will be returning to the Watermill in July  2019

This is one of my favourite venues, beautiful location and accommodation. All my courses here are a great sucess, . Bill and Lois Breckon made us very welcome at the Watermill. The food was beautiful uthentic Iocal food  and accommodation. Days out Fabulous painting on locations, and a visit to Lucca or The Cinqua Terra.

If you are interested in coming with me in 2019 please get in touch.

Price includes, - all tuition fees, local transportation (including transfers to and from Pisa airport, including the mid week excursion by train to Lucca or the Cinqua Terra. All meals including breaksfast, gourmet picncs on location, pre dinner aperitifs, dinner at the Mill or at a small friendly local restaurant with regional Italtian dishes...

Pages