Artist & Tutor

Art Holidays

Saturday, 15 July, 2017

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...

Friday, 21 July, 2017

Sketching and Painting the Cumbrian landscape

Book now for this popular venue

July, Monday 31 to August, Friday 4, 2017 £410 full

August, Monday 21 to Friday 25, 2017  £410 full

October, Friday 13 to Monday 16, 2017 £330 full

Dates for 2018  Monday July 30 to Friday, August 3. Monday, August 27 to Friday 31 ( 4 Places Left).  Friday, October 12 to Monday 15

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...

Sunday, 10 September, 2017

Cober Hill, Near Scarborough

Mixed Media Painting at Cober Hill

September, Sunday 10- Friday 15

October, Sunday 29 - Friday November, 3

Dates for 2018 - April, Sunday 2 - Friday 6, £351.00, September Sunday 9 - Friday 14, £441.00 October Sunday  28 - Friday Nov 2, £441.

New Oil painting weekend October 19-22 £330 per person, a list of equipment will follow

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

During the holiday  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...

Saturday, 11 November, 2017

Pastel painting Weekend at Faceby Village Hall, North Yorkshire

November - Saturday and Sunday 11/12, 2017 

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 £86, 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, 16 November, 2017

Pastel course at Higham Hall, Cumbria

Mixed media - Pen and soft pastel - Thursday, November 16 to Sunday, November 19

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.

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Monday, 4 December, 2017

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 4 to Friday 8 December 2017 Also

January - Monday 29 to Friday 2nd February, 2018  (Full)

Accommodation...

Saturday, 24 February, 2018

Acrylic weekend, 2 day course

February Saturday/Sunday 24/25 2018

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 £85 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,

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Saturday, 17 March, 2018

Fancy trying oils? heres a weekend, 2 day course

March, Saturday/Sunday 17/18, March 2018

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,

A small pallette...

Friday, 27 April, 2018

Collage and acrylic course at Higham Hall, Cumbria

Exciting Mixed media - Pen, collage and acrylic, Thursday, April 27 to Sunday, April 30

Enjoy a creative course. Set in beautiful countryside of Bassenthwaite

(2018 -£324 for a resident painter. £226 for a non- resident). 

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

 

 

Wednesday, 9 May, 2018

Art in the Algarve May  9 -16, 2018 £865 

 

This will be my third 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...

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